Virginia Tech and Virginia Deparatment of Health Present Water and Wastewater Training Courses
Virginia Tech and Virginia Deparatment of Health Present Water and Wastewater Training Courses

Water Treatment Plant Operators Short Courses

July 29-August 3, 2018 - Blacksburg, Virginia

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators Short Courses

August 5-10, 2018 - Blacksburg, Virginia

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REGISTRATION

Register by July 2 to take advantage of the early registration fee and to guarantee enrollment in any of the Courses and a guest room that Virginia Tech will reserve on your behalf. If more operators register in the program than the Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center can accommodate, alternative arrangements will be made for operators to stay at nearby hotels. Reservations at the hotels will be made on a first come, first served basis. After July 23, all participants must register at Commuter fee. At this time, the operator will be responsible for securing and paying for their own lodging room.

Fees (see what's included below)

  • $969 per person - Double occupancy (2 operators per room). Name of roommate is REQUIRED (see above) before registration is processed.
  • $1,069 per person - Double occupancy IF POSTMARKED/FAXED AFTER JULY 2.
  • $1,129 per person - Single occupancy (1 operator per room).
  • $1,269 per person - Single occupancy IF POSTMARKED/FAXED AFTER JULY 2.
  • $649 per person - Commuter
  • $699 per commuter IF POSTMARKED/FAXED AFTER JULY 2.

Please note that any walk-in registrations will be accepted as Commuter only.

What's included

For those staying at The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center or alternate hotel, the registration fee includes:

  • A Modified Meeting Package
    • double or single occupancy lodging for 5 nights (Sunday through Thursday) at The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center or alternate hotel
    • 2 breakfasts (Monday and Friday)
    • 4 luncheons (Monday through Thursday)
    • daily refreshment breaks
  • Wednesday night social
  • Instructional materials
  • Classes at The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center

For those commuting, the registration fee includes:

  • 2 breakfasts (Monday and Friday)
  • 4 luncheons (Monday through Thursday)
  • Daily refreshment breaks
  • Wednesday night social
  • Instructional materials
  • Classes at The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center

Make plans to join us Wednesday evening for our social at Champs Sportsbar & Cafe. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet other operators and share your experiences. Door prizes will be awarded!

On-site registration will be held from 4:00-6:00pm on Sunday (July 29 and August 5) in the Latham Foyer of The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center. At this time, you will receive your materials and additional information. All courses begin on Monday morning and end at noon on Friday. Breakfast is at 7:00am on Monday and Friday.

Participants should bring calculators to class.

Lodging Dates: The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center

July 29-August 3, 2018 - Water Treatment Short Courses
July 29, 30, 31, August 1, and 2
Check-in: Sunday, July 29 after 4:00pm.
Check-out: Friday, August 3
August 5-10, 2018 - Wastewater Treatment Short Courses
August 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9
Check-in: Sunday, August 5 after 4:00pm.
Check-out: Friday, August 10

July 29-August 3, 2018 - Water Treatment Short Courses

August 5-10, 2018 - Wastewater Treatment Short Courses

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Refund and Cancellation Policy: Requests for refunds will be honored when received 14 calendar days prior to the program. However, another person may be substituted at any time for this program. A $100 administrative fee will be deducted for cancellations. In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

For weather or disaster-related program cancellation or postponement information, please call (540) 231-9489.


If you need assistance, please call Virginia Tech Continuing and Professional Education at (540) 231-5182.


If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Briana Blanchard at 540-231-2014 or email bnblanch@vt.edu or TDD 1-800-828-1120 during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the first day of the program.​ Requests received less than 10 business days prior to the start date of the program may not be able to be accommodated.

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More Information

Questions about the course:
Please feel free to contact Dr. Jason He, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Virginia Tech, if you have any questions about the content of the course, Dr. Jason He can be reached by e-mail: zhenhe@vt.edu or phone: 540-231-1346.

Information about registration:
Please contact Nancy Rakes by email: nancyr@vt.edu or phone: 540-231-2922.


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