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Adsorption Technologies
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Powerpoint slides from a presentation held at EPA's 2005 Arsenic On-site Training workshops, held in May and April of 2005.

Arsenic Removal by Coagulation and Precipitation Processes
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Powerpoint slides from a presentation held at EPA's 2005 Arsenic On-site Training workshops, held in May and April of 2005.

Arsenic Removal by Ion Exchange
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Powerpoint slides from a presentation held at EPA's 2005 Arsenic On-site Training workshops, held in May and April of 2005.

Arsenic Rule Jeopardy
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Powerpoint slides from a presentation held at EPA's 2005 Arsenic On-site Training workshops, held in May and April of 2005.

Arsenic Rule Requirements and Background on Rule-making (PDF)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Slides and narrative from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Rule Requirements and Background on Rule-making (Powerpoint)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Copies of the slides from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Rule Requirements for Reporting, Compliance, and SDWIS (PDF)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Slides and narrative from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Rule Requirements for Reporting, Compliance, and SDWIS (Powerpoint)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Copies of the slides from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Rule Small Systems Implementation Strategy (Powerpoint)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Copies of the slides from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Rule State Primacy Requirements (PDF)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Slides and narrative from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Rule State Primacy Requirements (Powerpoint)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Copies of the slides from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Rule Waste Disposal Issues (PDF)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Slides and narrative from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Rule Waste Disposal Issues (Powerpoint)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Copies of the slides from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Rule Webcast
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Transcripts and presentations from EPA's Arsenic Rule Webcasts.

Arsenic Treatment Approaches (PDF)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Slides and narrative from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Treatment Approaches (Powerpoint)
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Copies of the slides from one of the presentations delivered in EPA's 2002 Arsenic Rule Training Sessions.

Arsenic Virtual Trade Show
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. An online resource to help water systems comply with the Arsenic Rule. Contains brief treatment technology descriptions, interactive decision trees, questions to ask engineers and vendors when choosing a treatment technology, and a searchable vendor database.

Drinking Water Academy's Training Modules
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. The Drinking Water Academy provides information and online training modules to ensure that water professionals, public officials, and involved citizens have the knowledge and skills necessary to protect our drinking water supply.

Emission Inventory Training
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards (OAQPS). EPA's training course for performing emissions inventories.

Free Training Club
By Global Collaboration Partners LLC. When you join the Free Training Club, you'll have free access to 20 of their most frequently requested HR, safety, and environmental compliance online training courses for the next 20 days. After finishing each course, you will be able to print a personalized certificate of completion.

HYSPLIT
By National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Air Resources Laboratory. The HYSPLIT (HYbrid Single-Particle Lagrangian Integrated Trajectory) model is a new version of a complete system for computing simple air parcel trajectories to complex dispersion and deposition simulations. As a result of a joint effort between NOAA and Australia's Bureau of Meteorology, the model has recently been upgraded. New features include improved advection algorithms, updated stability and dispersion equations, a new graphical user interface, and the option to include modules for chemical transformations. Without the additional dispersion modules, Hysplit computes the advection of a single pollutant particle, or simply its trajectory. Training materials on HYSPLIT and dispersion modeling are also available.

Interactive Workshop on the Removal of Arsenic from Drinking Water
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. A companion CD to the US EPA's eleven arsenic training events held in 2005. It features user-friendly navigation through the world of arsenic treatment, including audio commentary from the nation's top experts. To order, call 800-490-9198 and refer to EPA 625-C-05-004.

Intro to Mitigation Techniques and Arsenic Mitigation Checklist
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Powerpoint slides from a presentation held at EPA's 2005 Arsenic On-site Training workshops, held in May and April of 2005.

Iron and Manganese Removal Processes
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Powerpoint slides from a presentation held at EPA's 2005 Arsenic On-site Training workshops, held in May and April of 2005.

Logistical and Transportation Planning Methods: Urban Operations Research
By Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Quantitative techniques of Operations Research with emphasis on applications in transportation systems analysis (urban, air, ocean, highway, pick-up and delivery systems) and in the planning and design of logistically oriented urban service systems (e.g., fire and police departments, emergency medical services, emergency repair services). Unified study of functions of random variables, geometrical probability, multi-server queueing theory, spatial location theory, network analysis and graph theory, and relevant methods of simulation. Discussion of implementation difficulties. This course has been translated by Universia and is available en Espanol and em Portugues.

Mesoscale Meteorology
By Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education & Training (COMET). Mesoscale meteorology – the study of medium-scale weather features from 2 to 2000 km in size – can help fine-tune forecasts to make them more accurate and detailed. From severe thunderstorms to mountain winds to hurricanes, mastery of the mesoscale is essential to good forecasters. Modules in this unit include information on forecasting in complex terrain, dust storms, dynamically forced fog, banded precipitation, and a mesoscale meteorology primer. You’ll also find training in data downscaling and how mesoscale models work.

MetEd Modules
By Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education & Training (COMET). Modules of meteorology education courses as a webcast or web presentation. Topics include floods, wind, hazaroudous weather, forecasting, dust, dispersion modeling, and watersheds.

MIT OpenCourseware: Civil and Environmental Engineering
By Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Free courses concerned with some of the most pressing problems of our world, including public infrastructure renewal, access to clean drinking water, environmental remediation and sustainable solutions to energy needs.

MIT OpenCourseware: Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences
By Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Free online courses about the earth, its fluid envelopes, and its diverse neighbors throughout the solar system.

MIT OpenCourseware: Environment
By Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Free environment-related courses.

Mountain Weather Distance Learning Course
By Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education & Training (COMET). This self-paced course discusses the principles of major mountain weather concerns with the aim of improving the prediction of sensible weather in areas with complex terrain. The course organizes relevant modules and Webcasts on the MetEd Website into three parts: Foundation Topics, Core Topics, and a Case Study. By using our Registration & Assessment system, you can track your progress in the course and receive a course completion certificate.

Numerical Weather Prediction Training Series
By Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education & Training (COMET). Numerical models are complex tools. Here you’ll find modules that explain how these models work and how to use them in various forecast processes. In addition, you can explore a host of case studies to test your forecasting skills on real-life numerical weather modeling examples.

Online EMS Training
By US Environmental Protection Agency. This course provides an overview of environmental management systems (EMS) and how EMS can support environmental improvements at facilities that are subject to environmental regulations. It also presents information regarding the US EPA involvement in supporting EMS efforts at regulated facilities.

Open Source Safety
By Consolidated Digital Publishing, Inc.. Open Source Safety is a community approach to the design, development, and distribution of HSE training courseware which is sponsored and used by firms - from Fortune 500 to small business. Registration required. Donations encouraged.

POU/POE for Arsenic Removal
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Powerpoint slides from a presentation held at EPA's 2005 Arsenic On-site Training workshops, held in May and April of 2005.

Questions & Answers from the Arsenic Training Workshops
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Powerpoint slides from a presentation held at EPA's 2005 Arsenic On-site Training workshops, held in May and April of 2005.

RCRA Training Modules
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste. An archive of Call Center training modules that provide an overview of a specific regulatory topic under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). These modules are useful resources for people wishing to gain a general understanding of RCRA, but they are not comprehensive sources of regulatory information.

Storm Water Management Video
By Maine Department of Environmental Protection. This public service announcement about storm water management originated from the Maine Department of Environmental Protection and is now being used by several other city and state environmental agencies. It is part of a campaign to inform the public about storm water management and what individual citizens can do to help. The online version is provided by the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection.

Summer Severe Weather Distance Learning Course
By Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education & Training (COMET). This self-paced course discusses the basic principles of warm season convective weather with the aim of improving the prediction of significant and severe convection.

Superfund Hotline Training Modules
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Superfund Program. These Hotline training modules provide an introductory overview of EPA regulations under the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act and the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act.

Transport Processes in the Environment
By Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Introduction to momentum and scalar transport in environmental flows, with emphasis given to river and lake systems. Derivation and solutions to the differential form of mass conservation equations. Topics include: molecular and turbulent diffusion, boundary layers, dissolution, phase partitioning, bed-water exchange, air-water exchange, settling and coagulation, buoyancy-driven flows, and stratification in lakes.

Treatment Decision Exercises
By US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. Powerpoint slides from a presentation held at EPA's 2005 Arsenic On-site Training workshops, held in May and April of 2005.

Winter Weather Distance Learning Course
By Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education & Training (COMET). Winter weather presents many challenges to the forecaster. This self-paced, distance learning course addresses the scientific aspects of a few of those challenges: microphysics, precipitation type, precipitation amount, and applications of NWP ensembles. As both mesoscale observations and model resolution improve, the forecaster needs to keep abreast of applications of these in the operational environment. These self-paced modules discuss the principles of these applications with the aim of improving winter weather forecasts.

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