No-Cost Training: 2022 Introduction to Water Asset Management for Mississippi Small Systems
May 12, 2022 | 8:00am - 4:00pm CDT | Raymond, MS
Central MS Research & Extension Center (1320 Seven Springs Rd, Raymond, MS 39154)
Register Online via the MTU Center for Technology & Training
This in-person workshop is designed for drinking water utility operators, managers, and board members based in Mississippi.
Many small utilities are faced with challenges, such as limited revenue and aging infrastructure, as they strive to meet the needs of their communities. Attendees will learn about the benefits and core components of water asset management and how they can begin creating an asset inventory and an actionable plan to improve the capacity and sustainability of their utility.
The main objectives of this training include:
>> Identifying the 5 core components of asset management.
>> Developing an inventory of utility components.
>> Identifying critical assets for sustained operations.
>> Making decisions about how to operate, maintain, repair, and replace those assets.
>> Setting goals for level of service at a sustainable cost.
This event takes place in Classroom 151 at the Central MS Research & Extension Center. Lunch is on your own from 12pm-1pm.
MML members will receive 2 CMO elective credits for attending.
Registration for this event closes on May 9th.