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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 Training

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

MAY 29TH 2019; 2:30PM-4:00PM

PART 3: Lead and Copper Rule 101 Training for States, Tribes, and Water Utilities

JUNE 5TH 2019; 2:30PM-4:00PM

Lead Service Line Identification and Replacement Webinar Series: Focus on State Programs

JUNE 6TH 2019; 2:00PM-3:30PM

Chemical Contaminant Rule, Part 2: Monitoring and Compliance Determinations

JUNE 20TH 2019; 1:00PM-2:30PM

Sanitary Surveys

JUNE 25TH 2019; 2:00PM-3:30PM

Lead and Copper Rule Public Education & Other Public Information Requirements

JUNE 26TH 2019; 2:30PM-4:00PM

RTCR Seasonal Systems: State Case Study Approaches

JUNE 26TH 2019; 1:00PM-2:30PM
  • Registration coming soon

Chemical Contaminant Rule, Part 3: Waivers and Reporting and Recordkeeping

JULY 25TH 2019; 1:00PM-2:30PM

Legionella and Premise Plumbing in Buildings

JULY 30TH 2019; 2:00PM-3:30PM

Lead and Copper Rule: Tiering Criteria and Developing a Sampling Pool

SEPTEMBER 19TH 2019; 2:30PM-4:00PM

RTCR Webinar: State Case Study Approaches to NCWS non-compliance

SEPTEMBER 24TH 2019; 1:00PM-2:30PM
  •  Registration coming soon

Lead Servince Line Idenification and Replacement Webinar Series: Focus on Large Public Water Systems

SEPTEMBER 5TH 2019; 2:00PM-3:30PM

RTCR Webinar on Train-the-trainer modules for EPA Regions and States

NOVEMBER 2019 (TBD)
  • Registration coming soon

Lead Service Line Identification and Replacement Webinar Series: Focus on Large Public Water Systems

DECEMBER 5TH 2019; 2:00PM-3:00PM

For questions about upcoming training, please contact: OGWDWProtectionTraining@epa.gov 

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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.

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.

Drinking Water Training System

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! 

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Past Training

Treatment Technologies for Removing Chemicals of Concern

FEBRUARY 26TH 2019 [COMPLETED]


Introduction to the Lead Service Line Identification and Replacement Webinar Series

MARCH 7TH 2019 [COMPLETED]

Lead Management in Homes and Buildings

MARCH 26TH 2019 [COMPLETED]

EPA's Online Drinking Water Training System

APRIL 3RD2019 [COMPLETED]


Stage 2 Disinfection Byproducts Rule and Simultaneous Compliance Treatment

APRIL 30TH 2019 [COMPLETED]

EPA’s Lead Testing in School and Child Care Program Drinking Water Grant

MAY 1ST 2019 [COMPLETED]


EPA's Online Drinking Water Training System

MAY 7TH 2019 [COMPLETED]


AWIA Small Systems Report

MAY 8TH 2019 [COMPLETED]


3Ts for Reducing Lead in Drinking Water in Schools and Child Care Facilities 

MAY 8TH 2019 [COMPLETED]


EPA’s Assistance to Small and Disadvantaged Communities Drinking Water Grant

MAY 15TH2019 [COMPLETED]


EPA’s Small and Disadvantaged Communities Drinking Water Grant

MAY 16TH 2019 [COMPLETED]


Chemical Contaminant Rule, Part 1: Overview

MAY 16TH  2019 [COMPLETED]


Harmful Algal Blooms and Algal Toxin Treatment

MAY 21ST 2019 [COMPLETED]

PART 1: Lead and Copper Rule 101 Training for States, Tribes, and Water Utilities

MAY 22ND 2019 [COMPLETED]


View National Primary Drinking Water Rule information and compliance help.