Spring VIP Workshop

Come join us for our Spring V.I.P. Workshop on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 at the Der Dutchman Restaurant, located at 720 State Route 97 W, Bellville, Ohio 44813. This program features new guest speakers and fantastic food! Wastewater and drinking water operators can earn 4.0 OEPA contact hours. Dual license operators can earn 5.0 OEPA contact hours. Please note the contact hour distinction in the schedule below.




Contact Hour

9:00 - 10:00 AM                    

Cyanobacteria Screening by qPCR –

Rhonda Morris with Alloway

1.0 Drinking Water OM

10:00 – 10:15 AM      



10:15 – 11:15 AM

What’s Inside Counts: 5 Types of Blowers for Water/Wastewater  -

Doug Borkosky with Baker and Associates

1.0 Both OM

11:15 – 12:15 PM

Operator Certification Update

Andrew Barienbrock with the Ohio EPA

1.0 Both OM

12:15 – 1:15 PM



1:15 – 2:15 PM

E. Coli Analysis by Quanti-Tray, Method 9223B

Amy Staley with Alloway

1.0 Both OM

2:15 – 2:30 PM



2:30 – 3:30 PM

Respirometry: A Valuable Tool in Wastewater Treatment-

John Hoffman with Alloway

1.0 Wastewater OM

The standard fee for this workshop is $129. Alloway’s routine analytical customers receive a discounted rate of $59, which includes lunch.