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Duncan, OK. The Center announced that it
would develop the WaterPro Apprenticeship
Program, a nationally recognized standard that
will be registered with the U.S. Department
of Labor. A subsequent meeting with state
executive directors and staff in Dallas began
working on specifics of the program.
On May 31, 2017, the National Guidelines
for Apprenticeship Standards for Water and
Wastewater System Operations Specialists
documents were submitted to the DOL
for review. The National Guidelines for
Apprenticeship Standards for Water and
Wastewater System Operations Specialists
were completed with assistance from
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through this process. Shannan and David,
up to 124 GPH / 8.45 LPH. Maximum working pressure is 100 PSI / 6.9 bar.
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as well as other Office of Apprenticeship
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state directors across the country, will
Adjust output 5-100% and provides for efficient operation with nothing to program.
continue to be important resources in the
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successful implementation of this nationwide
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National Guidelines for Apprenticeship
Standards were certified by the DOL in
July 2017.
On August 10-11, 2017, the DOL Energy
Sector of Excellence met in Denver, CO.
The first day of the meeting was highlighted
by the official signing of the National
Guidelines for Apprenticeship Standards for
Water and Wastewater System Operations
Specialists by Matt Holmes from NRWA
and Jose Velazquez, Deputy Administrator
for the DOL Office of Apprenticeship. Mr.
Velazquez spoke about DOL's excitement at
partnering with Rural Water and the rarity of
national standards.
The Alliance of Indiana Rural Water
began working with their state Office of
Apprenticeship Director shortly after the
Dallas meeting. By the end of July, Indiana
submitted their apprenticeship documents to
the DOL. On August 11, 2017, the Alliance of
Indiana Rural Water became the first state to
have a Registered Apprenticeship Program
under the national standards.
NRWA National Guidelines for
Apprenticeship Standards were published in
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017

From the President
Moving Forward with Workforce Development
Managing and Working in a Multi-Generational Workforce
Veterans in the Water Industry
New Online Database Provides Misleading Information for Tap Water Customers
WaterPro Rocks Reno
Finance: How to Start Saving for Retirement
Technology: Rural Water District Finds Effective GIS Support
Regulatory Update
A Day in the Life of a Circuit Rider: Rita Clary, Kansas Rural Water Association
Up the Creek: Of Birds and Men
Index to Advertisers/ Advertisers.com
From the CEO
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - intro
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - cover1
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - cover2
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 3
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 4
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Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 7
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 8
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 9
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 10
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - From the President
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - Moving Forward with Workforce Development
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 13
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 14
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 15
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - Managing and Working in a Multi-Generational Workforce
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 17
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 18
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 19
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 20
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 21
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - Veterans in the Water Industry
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 23
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 24
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - New Online Database Provides Misleading Information for Tap Water Customers
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 26
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 27
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - WaterPro Rocks Reno
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 29
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 30
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 31
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 32
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 33
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 34
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - Finance: How to Start Saving for Retirement
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 36
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - Technology: Rural Water District Finds Effective GIS Support
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 38
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 39
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 40
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - Regulatory Update
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 42
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 43
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 44
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - A Day in the Life of a Circuit Rider: Rita Clary, Kansas Rural Water Association
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - Up the Creek: Of Birds and Men
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 47
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - Index to Advertisers/ Advertisers.com
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 49
Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - From the CEO
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