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Nutrient General Permit Reporting Workshop (Onancock, Virginia)


There is a "Nutrient General Permit Reporting" workshop scheduled for June 18, 2008 from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM at the Town of Onancock Town Hall in Onancock, Virginia.

The program will include discussions of general recordkeeping requirements and the various reporting requirements established in the Nutrient General Permit.

The program will also include hands on exercises in performing required calculations and completing the Nutrient General Permit monthly discharge monitoring report (DMR) and Annual Report Form.

Managers and responsible charge operators with responsibility for complying with the requirements of the treatment system's Nutrient General Permit will find this program helpful.

There is no registration fee for this special workshop; However, persons wishing to attend are asked to register to ensure sufficient materials and space are available.

A registration form can be found on the DEQ operator training website under the "whats new" section.(www.deq.virginia.gov/tptp/homepage.html)

Space is limited to the first 15 registrations received.

For additional information call Jason Spicer (804-698-4143) or Wayne Staples (804-698-4106)

From: Jason Spicer

Sent: April 29, 2008 at 2:29 pm

Upcoming "Intro to BNR" Operator Training Class


There is a 2-day "Introduction to Biological Nutrient Removal" workshop scheduled for May 20 - 21, 2008 at the Augusta County Government Center in Verona, Virginia. The cost of the workshop is $100 payable in advance by check or money order to the Department of Environmental Quality.

A program announcement and registration form can be found on the DEQ Operator Training website (www.deq.virginia.gov/tptp/homepage)under the "whats new" section.

For additional information, call Jason Spicer (804-698-4143)or Wayne Staples(804-698-4106).

Space is limited, so get your registrations in as soon as possible.

From: Jason Spicer

Sent: April 23, 2008 at 3:58 pm

"New" DEQ, Operator Training Schedules Available


Log on to www.deq.virginia.gov/tptp to download upcoming license review class and Summer 2008 schedule, now available under the "whats new" section.

Contact:

Jason Spicer
804-698-4143

Wayne Staples
804-698-4106

From: Jason Spicer

Sent: April 08, 2008 at 11:31 am

Operator Training Manuals Updated Price List


Effective March 26, 2008 the DEQ Operator Training Program, wastewater treatment operator training manuals pricelist has been updated. The price increases were balanced to cover the increase in printing costs while still providing relatively low cost documents on specific wastewater treatment topics.

The current pricelist can be found on the DEQ operator training website @ www.deq.virginia.gov/tptp/trainman.html

Contact: Jason Spicer
804-698-4143

From: Jason Spicer

Sent: April 01, 2008 at 10:09 am

Upcoming Operator Training Workshops April 2008


There is a 2-day "Basic Lab Skills for Wastewater Operators" workshop scheduled for April 1-2, 2008 at the DEQ Southwest Regional Office in Abington, Virginia. The cost of the workshop is $100 payable in advance by check or money order to the Department of Environmental Quality.

There is a 3-day "Activated Sludge Process Control Part II" workshop scheduled for April 22-24, 2008 at the Spotsylvania County Massaponax WWTP in Fredericksburg, Virginia. The cost of the workshop is $150 payable in advance by check or money order to the Department of Environmental Quality.

A program announcement and registration form can be found on the DEQ website (www.deq.virginia.gov/tptp/homepage)under the "whats new" section.

For additional information, call Jason Spicer (804-698-4143)or Wayne Staples(804-698-4106).

Space is limited, so get your registrations in as soon as possible.

From: Jason Spicer

Sent: March 18, 2008 at 10:47 am