April 5, 2023
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Alabama Water Watch Monitoring Training
Camp Meadowbrook, 2344 Co Road 747, Cullman, AL 35058
This is the final component of a hybrid (online and in-person) training opportunity. *You must register by March 21st*
April 2022 Alabama Water Watch Monitoring Training
Registration is required: https://auburn.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bK78ni3NaVFezDU **This registration is for new monitors seeking certification who will go through the Online Courses and participate in an in-person Field Day. If you are seeking recertification, please contact the Alabama Water Watch Office.
Training Description: Become a certified Volunteer Monitor through this hybrid (online and in-person) training opportunity! Available certifications include AWW Water Chemistry Monitoring and Bacteriological Monitoring. You must complete each of the steps outlined below to receive your monitoring certification.
Follow these steps to get started:
1. Register for training through this form by March 21st, 2023.
2. Select the monitoring type(s) for which you would like certification through this form.
On March 21st
Participate in the Kick-Off Zoom from 12-1 pm. This is not required for certification but will help you navigate the training process and meet AWW Staff.
Use the link and instructions you receive via email following the Kick-Off Zoom to enroll in the Online Courses required for the certification type(s) you requested.
By Midnight on April 4th
Complete the self-paced, online coursework for the monitoring type(s) of interest.
Introduction to AL Water Watch – This course is required for all monitoring types and must be completed to unlock all other AWW Online Courses. (1 hour)
Bacteriological Monitoring Course (90 minutes)
Water Chemistry Monitoring Course (2 hours)
On April 5th
Attend the in-person Field Day at Camp Meadowbrook in Cullman, AL where you will demonstrate your ability to conduct monitoring tests under the observation of an AWW Trainer. Participants will be expected to follow CDC guidelines regarding in-person gatherings during the training.
Field Day Schedule
12:15 pm Check-In for Water Chemistry Monitoring Session
12:30 pm Water Chemistry Monitoring Session
3:00 pm Lunch Break
3:45 pm Check-In for Bacteriological Monitoring Session
4:00 pm Bacteriological Monitoring Session
6:00 pm Adjourn
Field Day Location
2344 Co Road 747
Cullman, AL 35058
Alabama Water Watch