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Drinking Water Requirements for States and Public Water Systems

Drinking Water Training

This page provides information on training opportunities for water professionals, public officials, and involved citizens interested in gaining knowledge and skills related to the Safe Drinking Water Act

  • Have you seen EPA’s Drinking Water Training System? This training system allows users to create customized curriculums, presents short paced modules based on specific topics, and quizzes to demonstrate comprehension. Get started here! 

Training are listed in Eastern Time Zone.

Upcoming 2019 Training Events


February 26th; 2:00pm-3:30pm [COMPLETED]

Treatment Technologies for Removing Chemicals of Concern


March 7th; 2:00pm-3:30pm 

Introduction to the Lead Service Line Identification and Replacement Webinar Series
March 26th; 2:00pm-3:30pm

Lead Management in Homes and Buildings


April 3rd; 1:00pm-2:00pm

EPA's Online Drinking Water Training System

Consumer Confidence Reports: Overview and Preparation
  • Registration coming soon
April 30th; 2:00pm-3:30pm

EStage 2 Disinfection Byproducts Rule and Simultaneous Compliance Treatment
  • Registration coming soon


May 21st; 2:00pm - 3:30pm  

Harmful Algal Blooms and Algal Toxin Treatment
  • Registration coming soon
May 22nd; 2:30pm - 4:00pm  

PART 1: Lead and Copper Rule 101 Training for States, Tribes, and Water Utilities
May 29th; 2:30pm - 4:00pm

PART 2: Lead and Copper Rule 101 Training for States, Tribes, and Water Utilities


June 5th; 2:30pm - 4:00pm

PART 3: Lead and Copper Rule 101 Training for States, Tribes, and Water Utilities
June 25th; 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Sanitary Surveys
  • Registration coming soon
June 26th; 2:30pm-4:00pm

Lead and Copper Rule Public Education & Other Public Information Requirements
June 26th; 1:00pm - 2:30pm

RTCR Seasonal Systems: State Case Study Approaches
  • Registration coming soon


July 30th; 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Legionella and Premise Plumbing in Buildings
  • Registration coming soon


September 19th; 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Lead and Copper Rule: Tiering Criteria and Developing a Sampling Pool
September 24th; 1:00pm - 2:30pm

 RTCR Webinar: State Case Study Approaches to NCWS non-compliance
  •  Registration coming soon



RTCR Webinar on Train-the-trainer modules for EPA Regions and States
  • Registration coming soon

For questions about upcoming training, please contact: 

Additional Training Series

2019 Small Systems Webinar Series

EPA is hosting a monthly webinar series to communicate EPA's current small systems research as well as implementation information and resources. These webinars are held each month on the last Tuesday from 2:00-3:00 PM EST (Optional Q&A session from 3:00-3:30 PM EST). A certificate for one continuing education contact hour will be offered.

To view more information, please see the Small Systems Monthly Webinar Series page.

Reducing Lead in Drinking Water in Schools and Child Care Facilities Case Studies Webinar Series

EPA hosts a quarterly webinar series to highlight examples of efforts to reduce lead in drinking water in schools and child care facilities.

These webinars include a brief overview by EPA on lead in drinking water, information regarding where to find resources. They will also include presentations from states, school districts, and/or water systems on best practices, lessons learned, challenges, funding, procedures, and available resources.

Resilience Training and Exercises for Drinking Water and Wastewater Utilities

Training and exercises are critical to the preparedness process. To access these training tools to improve your utility plans, policies, and procedures, view the Resilience Training and Exercises page.

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