Financial Management for Small Water Systems (California) 113022-10
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Event Date & Time

11/30/2022 10:00 AM - 11/30/2022 12:00 PM


Times listed are Pacific Time

Thank you for your interest in this training. Unfortunately, we have closed registration because either the deadline has passed or there are capacity limitations.  Please see our trainings list for other available trainings.


Financial Management for Small Water Systems



2 California Drinking Water Contact Hours awarded

Contact hours have been approved for the Registered Environmental Health Specialist Program. 

Certificates will be available through your profile.


Date & Time:

The Financial Management for Small Water Systems training will be held on the following date and time:

November 30 10:00AM-12:00PM 

This training is being held in Pacific Time.


Do you want to improve your water system’s financial health? As a member of the governing body, management, or staff of a small water system, you have very important financial responsibilities, including establishing the policy framework governing your utility’s finances, planning for the system’s financial future, preparation and adoption of budgets, monitoring and oversight of financial performance, and ensuring accountability and integrity of the financial system. The goal of good financial management is to ensure that your utility is operated as a financially sustainable enterprise while providing safe and reliable water, both in the short- and long-term, to your utility’s customers.

Participants will learn:

·        Recognize various financial statements and understand how to use them to make informed decisions

·        Understand the elements of internal controls

·        Develop a meaningful budget

·        Identify methods to balance the budget


Board Basics Series: The recommended audience includes local government board of directors, managers and operators. 

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This training will be hosted online on GoToTraining.


Scholarship & Fees:

Financial Management for Small Water Systems is a free training.



You must be registered prior to the date of the close of registration to receive credit. 

Are you attending this training as a group and not watching from your own computer? If so, your group leader will need to inform RCAC ( about attendees who will view sessions as a group prior to session start. Each person must be register to attend. You do not need to participate from your own computer/device, but will need to complete an evaluation to receive credit and contact hours. Please note that sign-in sheets NO LONGER validate attendance at online workshops.


For event content questions, contact:
Mary Fleming
(916) 549-6338

For registration questions, contact:
RCAC Events
(916) 447-9832 ext. 1429

Funding for this project has been provided in full or in part under the Safe and Affordable Funding for Equity and Resiliency (SAFER) Drinking Water Program through an agreement with the State Water Resources Control Board. The contents of this document do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the foregoing, nor does mention of trade names or commercial products constitute endorsement or recommendation for use.