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Investing in Infrastructure Resilience Webinar Series| November 2018

Earn free CEUs and join us for this webinar series during Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month to learn about activities, technology and funding opportunities that will help drinking water and wastewater utilities increase investment in building resilience. 

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/investing-in-infrastructure-resilience-webinar-series-registration-46192473933 

"Increasing Support for Water Resilience"

November 1, 2018
1:00 - 2:00 PM Eastern Time
 

This webinar will focus on activities that drinking water and wastewater utilities can implement to increase community and decisionmaker support for infrastructure investments. Utility case studies will demonstrate the success of these activities.


"Incorporating Resilience Technologies"

November 8, 2018
1:00 - 2:00 PM Eastern Time
 

This webinar will identify resilience technologies and projects that can be incorporated at any size utility to prepare utilities to quickly respond, recover and reduce impacts in the event of emergencies. Utility case studies will demonstrate how these projects has made them more resilient.


"Leveraging Funding Resources to Build Resilience"

November 15, 2018
1:00 - 2:00 PM Eastern Time
 

This webinar will feature funding sources that can be used by drinking water and wastewater utilities to invest in resilience projects. Utility case studies will demonstrate .

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 

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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

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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).

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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