Pathogens in Drinking Water (California) 101723-10
This event is now closed.

Thank you for your interest in this training. Unfortunately, we have closed registration because we have reached capacity.

Event Date & Time

10/17/2023 10:00 AM - 10/17/2023 12:00 PM


Times listed are Pacific Time

Thank you for your interest in this training. Unfortunately, we have closed registration because we have reached capacity limitations. Please see our trainings list for other available trainings.


Pathogens in Drinking Water



2 California Drinking Water Contact Hours units awarded 

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

Certificates will be available through your profile.


Date & Time:

The Pathogens in Drinking Water training will be held on the following date and time:

October 17 10:00AM-12:00PM

This training is being held in Pacific Time.


Disease outbreaks in water systems are rare, but they can and do happen. There are hundreds of known disease-causing organisms that can contaminate water, and new ones being discovered every day. Even 40 years ago, pathogens like Giardia were not believed to be harmful to humans.


Participants will learn:

·        Types of disease-causing organisms that are of concern for water systems

·        Regulations addressing contamination

·        How to operate and maintain your water systems to minimize the possibility of microbial contamination


Operator Basic Series: The recommended audience includes board members, managers and operators.



This training will be hosted online on GoToTraining.


Scholarship & Fees:

Pathogens in Drinking Water is a free training to attend.



In order to receive contact hours for online workshops, each person must be registered with their own email address & complete an online evaluation at the end of the training.


Are you attending as a group, but not watching from your own computer?

Attendees do not need to participate from their own computer/device for the online trainings, but will need to complete an evaluation to receive credit. Your group leader will need to inform RCAC ( about attendees who will view sessions as a group prior to session start. The group leader will forward the evaluation to each person who is watching in the group to their email address. Each person must email the evaluation back to RCAC. Please note that sign-in sheets NO LONGER validate attendance at online workshops.


For event content questions, contact:
John Hamner

(707) 277-0420


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.


RCAC is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender.