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October 2017
25 Eljen GSF Training Two Opportunities

October 10, 2017; 9:00–11:00am
Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick
801 Greenwich Ave., Warwick, RI 02886

October 11, 2017—11:00am–1:00pm
Holiday Inn South Kingstown
3009 Tower Hill Rd., Saunderstown, RI 02874

There is no registration fee. Light refreshments will be served. Space is limited, please call 1-800-444-1359, or Email: to reserve your spot.

1 CEU for Cl-I, II & III Licenses – The content at these two events will be the same – attending both will not provide double the CEUs.
19 or 20 Fall Erosion Control Field Day

October 19 or 20, 2017; 8:00am–4:00pm
(the content presented will be the same on both dates)
University of Rhode Island’s East Farm
Building 75, East Farm Road, Kingston, RI 02881

Registration online at using a credit card, check or invoice. Mailing instructions for check and invoice will appear at the bottom of the page after payment method is selected. Questions? Contact Christine at (774) 207-7526 or or Jason Normandin at (401) 333-1317,

4 CEU’s for Class I, II, III & IV OWTS Licenses
21 Soil Workshop: Describing, Documenting, and Interpreting Soil Conditions within Test Pits
Taught by Peter Fletcher

October 21, 2017; 8:00am–4:00pm
Portsmouth, RI
(specific location to be provided to registered individuals)

Registration Space is limited to 20. To register please contact Kerri Rice at or 401-821-8101.

4 CEUs for Cl-I, II, III & IV Licenses
April 2017
6 2017 RIFMA Conference
Fidelity Investments, Smithfield, RI
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

4 CEUs for Cl-I, II, III & IV Licenses
March 2017
9 EJ Prescott sponsoring "KNOWH2OW® 10"
8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Track 1 – No CEUs for OWTS designers. This section is designed to provide water operators with a blueprint for needed upgrades water system infrastructure and is not applicable to OWTS design.
Track 2 - The Future of Stormwater Management: 2 CEUs for Cl-I, II & III
28-29 Northeast Chapter International Erosion Control Association Annual Conference
Sturbridge Host Hotel
366 Main Street
Sturbridge, Massachusetts

4 CEUs per day for Cl-I, II & III
February 2017
15 Perc-Rite® Drip Dispersal Rhode Island Training Seminar
(Register by sending Oakson an email: click on the text above for Oakson website- there is a "send us an email" button on the left side of the screen)
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
UPDATED DATE DUE TO STORM: February 15, 2017 - Hilton Garden Inn, Warwick
1 CEU for Cl-I, II & III RIDEM Designers
22-25 Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport Show (WWETT)
Indiana Convention Center
Indianapolis, Indiana

½ CEU per hour for presentations applicable to the activities performed under the applicable license (Class I, II, III and IV licenses). A maximum of 12 CEUs will be provided for the 2017 WWETT Show.
(Click here for information regarding claiming CEUS)
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Providence, RI 02908-5767
Phone: (401) 222-3961
Fax: (401) 222-3564

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