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2017 Seminar: RCAP Small System Operator Training
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When: August 29, 2017
8:00 AM
Where: Fayetteville PWC
955 Old Wilmington Road
Fayetteville, North Carolina  28301
United States
Contact: Jennifer Port
919-784-9030 ext. 1000

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RCAP Small System Operator Training: Achieve & Maintain Compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act


Calling all small system operators both public and private! This is a FREE small system operator training, located in Fayetteville on August 29. This comprehensive training provides a full day’s worth of CEUs while covering the range of issues you face daily in your facility operations.


Date: August 29, 2017

Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Location: Fayetteville, NC

Cost: Free


Click here to download the registration form. All registrations must come to Jennifer Port via email or fax at or 919-784-9032. Please be sure to include the size of your utility.


Funding provided by a U.S. EPA grant to the Rural Community Assistance Partnership and American Water Works Association.





7:30 AM

Registration and Sign-in

8:00 AM

Introductions and Administration

- Introductions

- Training Overview and Objectives

- Pre-Test

8:30 AM

Regulatory Overview

- Distribution system as a barrier for protecting public health

- Groundwater Rule

- Surface Water Treatment Rule

- Nitrate, Arsenic, and Radionuclides Compliance

9:30 AM


9:45 AM

Distribution System Infrastructure

- Storage Tanks

- Pipe Networks

- Valves

- Hydrants

10:45 AM

Coliform Sample Collection

- Total Coliform Sample

- Chlorine Residual Measurement

11:30 AM

Disinfection Overview

- Stage 2 Rule

-Types of Disinfection and Byproducts

12:00 PM



12:45 PM

Controlling Lead and Copper in Drinking Water

- Regulatory Requirements

- Factors that impact the release of lead and copper

- Take action to protect consumers

1:45 PM

Disinfection Byproducts and Treatment Strategies

- Disinfection Need

- Types of disinfection

- Treatment strategies

2:15 PM


- Flushing Program Design

2:45 PM


3:00 PM

Main Breaks

- Pipe Leaks and Breaks

3:30 PM

Cross Connection and Backflow Control

- Cross Connection and Backflow Prevention and Control

4:00 PM

Source Water Assessment and Protection

- Plan for protecting drinking water supplies

- Engage the public

- Resources and guidance

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Post-Test and Feedback

- Post Test


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