Wastewater Operator Training Grant Program (Technical Assistance)

To substantially enhance the proficiency of personnel engaged in the operations and maintenance of treatment works and related activities by financing pilot programs.

Funding Priority - Fiscal Year(FY) 2008: No funds were appropriated in FY 2008.

Available FY 2007 grant funds will primarily
be used for on-site technical assistance to address the unique performance limiting conditions of the plants.

Classroom training may also be provided, on a limited basis when cost effective, to improve the skills of wastewater treatment plant operator.

Funding Priority - Fiscal Year 2009: Grant funds, if available, will primarily be used for on-site technical assistance to address the unique performance limiting conditions of the plants.

Classroom training may also be provided, on a limited basis when cost effective, to improve the skills of wastewater treatment plant operator.
Examples of Funded Projects

Examples of funded projects include: diagnostic and energy/water use evaluations at small POTWs; POTW-State technical assistance pla