New EPA Computer Training Helps Water and Wastewater Utilities Build Resilience

December 17, 2015 | General RCAP News

EPA’s new Water/Wastewater All-Hazard Boot Camp Training is a comprehensive computer-based course incorporates emergency planning, response, and recovery activities into an all-hazard management program for water utilities. The training covers several topics including: identifying and funding potential hazard mitigation projects, developing and updating an Emergency Response Plan (ERP), coordinating mutual aid and assistance during emergencies, conducting damage assessments, and many more. The training features clickable displays, testimonials from water utility professionals, knowledge checks, and recommendations for additional tools and resources to build all-hazards resilience. Many states have already pre-approved the course for continuing education hours for both water and wastewater personnel.

Download the training.