Training

Nov 2, 2017

Design 400: Unconventional Systems and Uncommon Lots

Small lots and difficult soil conditions force us to think outside the trench. Sand-lined trench and bed technologies offer creative options for some challenging sites. This class will explore these and other options for unconventional sites.

Nov 1, 2017

Install 300: Pressure Manifolds – Design to Installation

Pressure manifolds have been an essential tool for wastewater professionals in North Carolina for decades. They have been employed to evenly divide effluent between trenches and to maximize the use of oddly shaped areas of soil. Many NC counties prohibit […]

Oct 24, 2017

O&M 110: LPP Operation, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting

Low Pressure Pipe (LPP) systems were widely used across North Carolina especially from the mid 1980’s to the late 1990’s. Keeping these aging LPP systems functioning through routine maintenance, troubleshooting, and system repair is an issue that operators, installers, and […]

Oct 23, 2017

Install 300: Pressure Manifolds – Design to Installation

Pressure manifolds have been an essential tool for wastewater professionals in North Carolina for decades. They have been employed to evenly divide effluent between trenches and to maximize the use of oddly shaped areas of soil. Many NC counties prohibit […]

Oct 17, 2017

Onsite Water Protection Conference

33rd Annual Onsite Water Protection Conference Conference Highlights Taking a Closer Look at Science, Technology, and Systems – Compaction:  The Enemy of System Longevity – Identifying Soil Wetness Conditions – Evaluating Soils – State Rules, Approvals, and New Legislation Keynote […]

Sep 27, 2017

Install 425: Installation of Drip Irrigation Systems

Drip irrigation systems, once rarely permitted and installed, are now a common part of the wastewater world for many North Carolina counties. You will begin with a review of drip irrigation technology in North Carolina, and then study the state […]

Sep 26, 2017

Install 209: Control Panels

No longer just a junction box, today’s control panels offer an amazing window into overall system health and performance.  This class will cover control panels from installation and set up to troubleshooting malfunctions.

Sep 21, 2017

Inspect 100: Subsurface Wastewater System Inspector School (Time-of-Sale Inspections)

Proper inspections are key to ensuring an onsite system is acceptable for property transfer or adding on to an existing structure. This school was designed specifically to teach individuals how to properly perform property transfer inspections and prepare them for […]

Sep 20, 2017

Design 200: Onsite System Layouts

Enhance your skills with smart layout principles. Learn to identify and evaluate non-soil site constraints such as topography and man-made boundaries. Understand simple techniques for efficient layout of onsite systems. Become knowledgeable regarding field data collection during system layout, and […]

Sep 19, 2017

Training – Soils 102: The Dirt on Soils for Installers

Today’s septic system installer must be knowledgeable on a wide range of issues, from tanks to trench technologies. Understanding the fundamental principles of soil science and the role soils play in a properly functioning septic system is a critical skill […]