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Innovative and Alternative Onsite Wastewater Treatment Technology Class

Learn about the regulatory status of I&A systems in Suffolk County; selecting the proper system for your site; the treatment train process and standards; and wastewater distribution issues. We will also teach you about pump controls, alarms, and timers; the basic components common to most I &A technologies; media filters; aerobic treatment units; drainfield options; and how to make you designs operation and maintenance friendly. After the classroom discussion, the class will head out into the field to visit several I&A technologies installed under the County’s Phase 1 demonstration program.  Instructors for the class are – George Loomis of the University of Rhode Island New England Onsite Wastewater Training Center; Justin Jobin and John Sohngen from Suffolk County Department of Health Services.

Participants are required to be present during the entire class.  Attendance will be taken throughout the class.  The class fee does not include refreshments or lunch - please bring your lunch, snacks and drinks.  The county will issues certificates to participants who successfully complete the class.

Complete the attached form to register.


Date & Time: April 20th, 8am - 5pm

Location: 150 Motor Parkway, Suite LL80

Hauppauge, NY 11788

Cost: $100 (Registrations recieved after April 12th will cost $130)


Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 08:00 to 17:00

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U.S. Green Building Council - Long Island Chapter
69 Chichester Road
Huntington, NY 11743
info [at] usgbc-li [dot] org