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Alaska Training Coalition Calendar

  • Dates listed on the calendar below are tentative.
  • If you are interested in a particular course, you must call the contact listed to register for the course.
  • Training classes may be canceled or rescheduled at the discretion of the instructor.
  • Please check back often as this calendar will be updated frequently.
  • Shaded courses are introductory courses that "qualify" the attendee for a provisional level exam.
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2015

FEBRUARY
Date Course Location CEUs Sponsor Contact
Feb. 10 - 13
Clerks Management for Rural Utilities
This class will cover skills needed to work effectively as a clerk within a small rural utility. Topics include a clerk’s roles and responsibilities concerning public relations, meetings, office and records management, elections, financial management, and ordinances and resolutions.
Fairbanks
3.2 Core
TCC-OEH
Melva Traverso
(907) 452-8251 ext 3437
Feb. 11 - 12
Arc Flash Electrical Safety NFPA 70E®
Course Fee: $990
A 2-Day Training Course Based on the NFPA 70E® Standard for
Electrical Safety in the Workplace
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
Feb. 11 - 13
Arc Flash Electrical Safety NFPA 70E® with Skills & Certification
Course Fee: $1,485
A 3-Day Course including Group Exercises, Individual Skills Demonstrations and Testing Certification Based on the NFPA 70E® Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
2.25 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
Feb. 12
Native American Water Masters Association - The Revised Total Coliform Rule
The course is free.
Register online by February 5th at
http://www.events.rcac.org/assnfe/ev.asp?ID=498.
Anchorage
0.3 Core
RCAC
Mark Wiseman
(916) 447-9832
ext. 1029
Feb. 17 - 18
Pump Repair & Maintenance
Course Fee: $990
Establish PM for Your Pumps and Learn the Fundamentals of On Site Repair to Save Money
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
Feb. 23 - 27
Clerks Management for Rural Utilities
This class will cover skills needed to work effectively as a clerk within a small rural utility. Topics include a clerk’s roles and responsibilities concerning public relations, meetings, office and records management, elections, financial management, and ordinances and resolutions.
Anchorage
3.2 Core
RUBA
Jeff Congdon
(907) 451-2716
Feb. 24
Application Deadline for April 10th Statewide Operator Certification Exam
Application Fee: $20; Exam Fee: $30 per exam
Application Deadline for Certificate Upgrade
Application Fee: $20
Applications must be postmarked no later than February 24th. Emailed, faxed, or incomplete applications will not be accepted. Application for exams must include the $30 per exam fee.
The application is available for download at http://www.dec.alaska.gov/water/opcert/appforms.htm
Statewide
N/A
DEC
(907) 465-1139
Feb. 24 - 25
Small Treated & Untreated Water System Training
The Small Treated and Untreated Water System certification exams will be administered at the course.
State Fee: $50 for application and exam fees
Fairbanks
1.5 Core
TCC-OEH
Melva Traverso
(907) 452-8251 ext 3437
Feb. 26 - 27
Lagoon (Wastewater Stabilization Pond) Training
The Lagoon certification exam will be administered at the course.
State Fee: $50 for application and exam fees
Fairbanks
1.5 Core
TCC-OEH
Melva Traverso
(907) 452-8251 ext 3437
MARCH
Date Course Location CEUs Sponsor Contact
Mar. 2 - 6
Introduction to Small Water Systems
Course fee: $595
State fee: $20 application fee + $30 per exam fee.
Register online at http://ntlalaskainc.vpweb.com/class-registration
Anchorage
3.0 Core
NTL Alaska, Inc.
Peggy Pollen
(907) 452-6852
Mar. 2 - 6
Introduction to Small Water Systems
State fee: $20 application fee + $30 per exam fee.
To register for the class, go to the Southwest Alaska Vocational and Education Center (SAVEC) website by clicking here.
King Salmon
3.0 Core
SAVEC
Linda
(907) 246-4600
Mar. 3 - 5
ARWA 21st Century Membrane Technology in the Water and Wastewater Industry
CANCELED
Bethel
2.25 Core
ARWA
Mark Wuitschick (907) 357-1155
Mar. 16 - 20
Financial Management for Rural Utilities
This class will provide an overview of financial operations for rural utilities. Topics cover basic processes and procedures for financial reporting, fund accounting, budgeting, collections, risk management, audits, and rate setting.
Anchorage
3.2 Core
RUBA
Jeff Congdon
(907) 451-2716
Mar. 20
Sustainable Management for Rural and Small Systems Workshop
This workshop will help utilities address a full range of challenges and improve the management of their operations and infrastructure.
This workshop will be following RUBA's Financial Management for Rural Utilities course.
This workshop is being held at the Westmark Anchorage Hotel from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
More information concerning the workshop or to register go to www.arwa.org and hover on "Training" at the top of the page and then click on "Training Calendar."
Anchorage
0.6 Core
ARWA
Kelly Comerford
(907) 357-1155
Mar. 26
Sustainable Management for Rural and Small Systems Workshop
This workshop will help utilities address a full range of challenges and improve the management of their operations and infrastructure.
This workshop will be following RUBA's Financial Management for Rural Utilities course.
The hours of the workshop will be from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
More information concerning the workshop or to register go to www.arwa.org and hover on "Training" at the top of the page and then click on "Training Calendar."
Wasilla
0.6 Core
ARWA
Kelly Comerford
(907) 357-1155
April
Date Course Location CEUs Sponsor Contact
Apr. 10
Statewide Operator Certification Exam
Application Deadline is February 24th.
No Exceptions!
Statewide
N/A
DEC
Apr. 20 - 24
Introduction to Small Wastewater Systems
Course fee: $595
State fee: $20 application fee + $30 per exam fee.
Register online at http://ntlalaskainc.vpweb.com/class-registration
Fairbanks
3.0 Core
NTL Alaska, Inc.
Peggy Pollen
(907) 452-6852
MAY
Date Course Location CEUs Sponsor Contact
May 4 - 7
AWWMA Annual Statewide Conference
Cost: Varies depending on number of days attending.
Please visit AWWMA's website for more information, www.awwma.org or to register online click here
.
Anchorage
Varies
AWWMA
(907) 561-9777
May 26
Application Deadline for Certificate Upgrade
Application Fee: $20
Applications must be postmarked no later than May 26th. Emailed, faxed, or incomplete applications will not be accepted.
The application is available for download at http://www.dec.alaska.gov/water/opcert/appforms.htm
Statewide
N/A
DEC
(907) 465-1139
May 26 - 27
Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician
Course Fee: $990
A 2-Day " Hands On " Training Course for Building, Plant & Facility Maintenance
Day 1 - Understanding Industrial Electricity
Day 2 - Working with Industrial Electricity
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
May 28 - 29
Electrical Troubleshooting & Preventive Maintenance
Course Fee: $990
A 2-Day Course for Everyday Building, Plant and Facility Maintenance
Day 1 - Electrical Circuits, Motors & Power Distribution
Day 2 - Power Quality, Lighting, PLCs& VFDs
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
June
Date Course Location CEUs Sponsor Contact
June 1 - 4
PLC Workshop: From Introduction to Application
Course Fee: $1,980
An Intensive, 4-day "Hands-on" Training Course
Get up to speed with how PLCs work
Gain the confidence you need to modify and create your own PLC programs
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
3.0 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
June 1 - 2
PLCs for Non-Programmers
2 Day "Hands-On"

Course Fee: $990
A 2 Day Training Course Designed to take the mystery out of working with Programmable Logic Controllers ( PLCs )
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
June 3 - 4
PLC Programming
Course Fee: $990
An Intensive, 2-day "Hands-on" Training Course
Gain the confidence you need to modify and create your own PLC programs
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
June 24 - 25
Arc Flash Electrical Safety NFPA 70E®
Course Fee: $990
A 2-Day Training Course Based on the NFPA 70E® Standard for
Electrical Safety in the Workplace
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
June 24 - 26
Arc Flash Electrical Safety NFPA 70E® with Skills & Certification
Course Fee: $1,485
A 3-Day Course including Group Exercises, Individual Skills Demonstrations and Testing Certification Based on the NFPA 70E® Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
2.25 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
OCTOBER
Date Course Location CEUs Sponsor Contact
Oct. 5 - 6
Basic Electricity for the Non-Electrician
Course Fee: $990
A 2-Day " Hands On " Training Course for Building, Plant & Facility Maintenance
Day 1 - Understanding Industrial Electricity
Day 2 - Working with Industrial Electricity
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
Oct. 7 - 8
Electrical Troubleshooting & Preventive Maintenance
Course Fee: $990
A 2-Day Course for Everyday Building, Plant and Facility Maintenance
Day 1 - Electrical Circuits, Motors & Power Distribution
Day 2 - Power Quality, Lighting, PLCs& VFDs
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
Oct. 9
Statewide Operator Certification Exam
Application Deadline is August 25th.
No Exceptions!
Statewide
N/A
DEC
Oct. 19 - 20
Pump Repair & Maintenance
Course Fee: $990
Establish PM for Your Pumps and Learn the Fundamentals of On Site Repair to Save Money
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
Oct. 28 - 29
Arc Flash Electrical Safety NFPA 70E®
Course Fee: $990
A 2-Day Training Course Based on the NFPA 70E® Standard for
Electrical Safety in the Workplace
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
1.5 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560
Oct. 28 - 30
Arc Flash Electrical Safety NFPA 70E® with Skills & Certification
Course Fee: $1,485
A 3-Day Course including Group Exercises, Individual Skills Demonstrations and Testing Certification Based on the NFPA 70E® Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
Click here for course information and online registration.
Anchorage
2.25 Core
American Trainco
Naomi Yencich
(303) 531-4560