Wisconsin's Water Library

Wisconsin's Water Library is a great resource for the educational needs of current and potential wastewater operators around the state.  Anyone in Wisconsin is welcome and able to borrow the manuals from the library. There is a brief discussion here.  

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The Water Environment Federation

The Water Environment Federation offers FREE webcasts related to the fundamentals of wastewater operations.  For more information or to register follow this link to the WEF Webcast page.  Many webcasts have been pre-recorded and can be scheduled at your convenience.  They include: Wastewater Treatment, Biosolids, Collection Systems and … Read More

Water Quality Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree Program

Moraine Park offers a two year Water Quality Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree program.

This is an online program, so you can complete it in the comfort of your home, or where your computer takes you. This is a great program for those wishing to enter the profession as … Read More

Clean Water Works of the Future Program

The Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board (MAWIB) is working on a program to deliver employment and training programs in the wastewater industry to high school students.    This program is designed to help rebrand wastewater operators as “clean water plant operators” to appeal to eco-friendly youth.   Students participating in the program … Read More

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Apprenticeship Program

Great news for the future wastewater operators of Wisconsin: A Wisconsin Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Apprenticeship Program was implemented in the fall of 2011. The program was developed by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards (DWD-BAS) in partnership with the DNR. The two agencies worked closely … Read More

Moraine Park Water Quality Technology Courses

Location: MPTC

Courses are starting again in late August. This is a great time to plan on either a continuing education course or a certification exam preparatory course. If you know of anyone desiring to take a course, please share this email with them and or post for other colleagues to see. … Read More

Perspectives on Potential Impacts of the Proposed Phase II MS4 General Permit Remand Rule

01/19/2016 — 01/20/2016

Location: WEF Webcast

Perspectives on Potential Impacts of the Proposed Phase II MS4 General Permit Remand Rule

Tuesday, January 19
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm EST
Cost: $0
The proposed Phase II Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) permit remand rule was published in the Federal Register on Wednesday, January 6, 2016. A … Read More

Southeast Region Meeting

02/11/2016 at 7:30 am — 02/11/2016 at 2:30 pm

Location: Lake Lawn Resort in Delavan

Agenda and Registration Form

Register on line (additional 3% charge for credit card included in fee)

Preregistration price ends on February 4, 2016  (Late/On-Site registration costs will be Members: $36.05, Non-Members: $36.05)


No credit card registrations will be taken day of meeting.

Resource Recovery Seminar


Location: Fond du Lac, WI

Resource Recovery Seminar
Sponsored by: CSWEA
Thursday, November 10, 2016
City of Fond du Lac
Lakeside Park - Pavilion
555 N Park Ave
Fond du Lac WI 54935

Register Online:

2016_Operations Seminar Brochure.pdf

WEF Free Webcast: Green Infrastructure Maintenance – Case Studies in Program Development and Impleme

04/05/2017 at 12:00 pm — 04/05/2017 at 2:00 am

Location: WEF Website

April 05, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Eastern Standard Time
Green infrastructure has become a mainstream approach to management of stormwater in both combined sewer and MS4 permitted communities. Like any stormwater management technology, green infrastructure requires maintenance to ensure effective achievement of water quality and quantity management … Read More

WEF Webcast -

07/19/2017 at 1:00 pm — 07/19/2017 at 2:30 pm

Location: ONLINE

Six Months into the New Administration and New Congress - What has changed?

Wednesday, July 19

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. EDT

COST: $0 members | $0 non-members 

As predicted, the results of the November 2016 General Election have already had substantial effects upon the nation’s policies and priorities, none more … Read More

Onsite Customized Hands on Wastewater Microscopy/Filamentous Bacteria Identification


Location: On-Site Locations

Midwest Contract Operations (MCO) is offering customized, hands-on Wastewater Microscopy/Filamentous Bacteria Identification Classes.  Why this class is beneficial:  When used correctly, a phase contrast microscope is a powerful and essential tool to assist in wastewater troubleshooting and process control. In addition to the material shared in this class, costs for CEU … Read More