As of January 2021, a hybrid version of the Accelerated Certification Training has been implemented, combining prerequisite webinar coursework hosted by the Florida Onsite Wastewater Association (FOWA) with a hands-on training component. Agendas for the hands-on component and a listing of the webinar series for Parts I, II and III of the ACT is provided below.
For each Course (ACT/Master I, II, and III), the webinar components listed must be completed before a participant will be allowed to attend the corresponding hands-on component. View participation guide for further details.
Training Center Hands-On Class Agenda
Each full certification training course will require participation in a 2-day hands-on session. The dates are in the schedule below and will run as two groups, each assigned to either the Monday through Tuesday class or the Wednesday through Thursday session.
Session 1 - Monday/Tuesday
Monday Morning ACT/Master I - 3.5 Contact Hours
8:00 – 8:15 Welcome, Q/A, and Overview (Master I and III)
8:15 – 9:00 Hands-On Tour of Training Center Stations (0.75 Contact Hours: R, M, and C)
9:00 – 10:00 Hands-On Application Review Exercise (2.25 Contact Hours: R, M, and C)
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