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America's Water Infrastructure Act Risk Assessment and Emergency Response Plan Overview Webinar
The overview webinars will provide participants with a quick introduction to the updated Vulnerability Self-Assessment Tool and Emergency Response Plan Guidance.
August 22, 2019 (1:00 - 2:30 pm EDT)
September 5, 2019 (1:00 - 2:30 pm EDT)
America's Water Infrastructure Act Risk Assessment and Emergency Response Plan In-Person and Web Accessible Training
The EPA is hosting one-day in-person and web accessible training in each region, starting in the Fall of 2019. Please see the dates, locations and registration links in the table below.
|EPA Region||Date||Location||Online Registration Link|
|1||11/5/2019||Chelsea, MA||Register HereExit|
|2||10/18/2019||New York, NY||Register HereExit|
|3||10/16/2019||Pittsburgh, PA||Register HereExit|
|3||11/1/2019||Annapolis, MD||Register HereExit|
|4||11/15/2019||Atlanta, GA||Register HereExit|
|5||10/29/2019||Chicago, IL||Register Here Exit|
|6||10/8/2019||Addison, TX||Register HereExit|
|7||11/7/2019||Lenexa, KS||Register HereExit|
|8||10/10/2019||Denver, CO||Register HereExit|
|9||9/12/2019||San Francisco, CA||Register HereExit|
|10||9/11/2019||Seattle, WA||Register HereExit|
Continuity of Operations Template Training Webinar
This webcast is designed as an introduction to the WLA COOP Template, and will cover:
- Rationale for developing the COOP Template
- A basic overview of the contents in the COOP Template
- Demonstration of how to use the COOP Template’s fillable form
- Highlight the value of the COOP Template
Water Contaminant Information Tool (WCIT) Webinar
The Water Contaminant Information Tool (WCIT) is a secure on-line database with comprehensive information about chemical, biological and radiochemical contaminants of concern for the Water Sector. This tool compiles drinking water- and wastewater-specific data in a one-stop, easy-to-use tool. This training covers:
- A comprehensive overview of WCIT
- The information contained within WCIT
- How the tool can be used
- The benefits of use for different stakeholders
WLA Members and Liaison Webinar
The goal of the WLA Member and Liaison webinar is to provide opportunities to highlight WLA Member and Liaison capabilities among peers and stakeholders, and priority access to WLA tools and resources. This interactive webinar is only open to WLA Members and Liaisons, and will provide a SNEAK PEEK of the WLA’s Analytical Preparedness Full Scale Exercise Toolkit (AP-FSE Toolkit).
Decontamination Preparedness Tools for Water Utilities Webinar
Attendees will learn about the Decontamination Preparedness Assessment Strategy (DPAS), which is an interactive PDF walking the user through the complexities of the three phases of remediation: characterization, decontamination, and clearance.
Decontamination: Disposal Guide
Attendees will learn how to handle large amounts of contaminated water with the Containment and Disposal of Large Amounts of Contaminated Water: A Support Guide for Water Utilities.
Register now at https://us-epa-decontamination-strategies.eventbrite.comEXIT
Analytical Preparedness Full-Scale Exercises
Attendees will learn how participating in an AP-FSE can increase preparedness, how the toolkit and its resources can be leveraged to plan and conduct an exercise and how to coordinate analytical support and further develop relationships with response partners.
Sampling Guidance for Unknown Contaminants
Attendees will be presented with examples of what is required for a comprehensive sampling program, and how the guidance can be used to enhance laboratory, utility and emergency responder preparedness by supplementing emergency response plans.