Course Offerings

Courses are listed by start date. Online courses are located at the end of the list.


Pre-registration may be mandatory to attend some coursework offerings. In addition, tuition or a registration fee may apply, which does not include the CE credit conversion fee. Please contact the appropriate course provider for details.

Upon completing a continuing education course, you should receive a Certificate of Attendance/Evaluation Form from the instructor. It is your responsibility, not the instructor's, to send the white copy of the Certificate of Attendance with payment of the conversion fee to the FWWA office. The Evaluation Form located on the back of the white sheet is MANDATORY to receive credit for the course. Please note: effective February 2, 2021, online coursework credits have been extended for this renewal cycle only, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, to allow all 12 CE credits to be completed online.
Understanding The Water Use Permitting Process/Water Resources of Southwest Fla
Understanding the Water Use Permitting Process - Aquifers and stratigraphy, ePermitting, Uses exempt from water use permitting, Water use demand, Types of water use permits, Elements of a water use permit application, Application processing fees and timeframes, Common application review questions, SFWMD rules, Hydrogeologic mapping update (SFWMD, Technical Publication WS-34). Water Resources of Southwest Florida - Introduction to the SFWMD, Florida water law, Water resource planning, Regional water supply plans, Lower West Coast water demand by use, Population projections and water supply/demand, Water conservation, Reuse water, Consumptive Use Permitting, Impact evaluation, Water resource availability and the maximum developable limit, Existing legal users, Saline water evaluation, Wetlands evaluation, Soil or groundwater contamination, Water use permit.
Course Date: 05/13/2021 - 05/13/2021
Course Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Course Level: Intermediate
Hours/Type: 3 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: Lee County Well Construction Advisory Board
Location: Microsoft Teams / Online
Contact: Dee Elschlager
Phone: (239) 533-8109
Fax: (239) 485-8408
Email: delschlager@leegov.com
Website:



Water Well Contractor 6 Hour Virtual Course Part 2
Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Part 2 will include: Drilling Methods III, Well Development, Aquifer Storage & Recovery, Well Rehabilitation II, Geothermal Heating & Cooling II, and Introduction to Pumps.
Course Date: 05/15/2021 - 05/15/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 5 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Webinar / Online
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Pentiar PID / PIDXL VFD Operation Features
Variable frequency drive operation and benefits overview, PID/PIDXL programming and avoiding common application issues
Course Date: 05/20/2021 - 05/20/2021
Course Time: 7:00 PM
Course Level: Intermediate
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: Pentair Water
Location: Preferred Pump Ocala
Address: 601 NW 25th Ave Unit A
Ocala, FL 34475
Contact: Thomas Maley
Phone: (786) 269-7071
Fax: (407) 656-4478
Email: thomas.maley@pentair.com
Website: http://www.pentair.com



Well Abandonments
This course will provide an overview of Water Well Permitting and Construction Requirements per 62- 532, F.A.C. and 40B-3, F.A.C. with specific focus on well abandonments. A broad overview of abandonment methods, benefits, and proper procedures will be presented.
Course Date: 05/20/2021 - 05/20/2021
Course Time: 7:30 PM
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: North Central Florida Water Well Assoc.
Location: Preferred Pump
Address: 601 NW 25th Ave Building A
Ocala, FL 34475
Contact: Melissa Sheffield
Phone: (352) 222-9355
Fax: (386) 454-3724
Email: shedriller1@gmail.com
Website: http://ncfwwa.org/



Water Well Contractors 8 Hr. Workshop
All proper COVID Precautions will be taken. Pre-registration is mandatory, and classes are subject to enrollment. Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Florida Aquifers R/R; Drilling Safety S/B; Well Abondonment R/R; Groundwater Basics R/R; Current Events S/B; Drilling Methods I R/R; Drilling Methods II R/R; Drilling Methods III R/R
Course Date: 05/22/2021 - 05/22/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 6 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Ft. Myers, FL
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Lunch & Learn 2.0
THIS SESSION WILL COVER THE FOLLOWING TOPICS: MAKEUP OF WATER, THE RIGHT MEDIA FOR PROBLEM WATER, DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SOFTNER AND FILTER, SEDIMENT IN WATER, TANNINS IN WATER, BACTERIA IN WATER, TREATMENT OPTIONS, PROGRAMING FILTER CONTROL
Course Date: 05/25/2021 - 05/25/2021
Course Time: 10:00 AM
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: Coast Pump Water Technologies, Inc.
Location: Coast Pump (Milton)
Address: 5540 Industrial Blvd
Milton, FL 32583
Contact: Anthony Spiva
Phone: (941) 484-3738
Fax: (941) 484-2631
Email: aspiva00@gmail.com
Website:



Lunch & Learn 1.0
THIS SESSION WILL COVER THE FOLLOWING TOPICS: STYLES OF WELL TANKS, WELL TANK MATERIALS, ADVANTAGES OF ONE MATERIAL OVER ANOTHER, PROPER TANK SIZING, ADVANTAGES OF PROPER TANK SIZING, SHORT CYCLING TANKS
Course Date: 05/25/2021 - 05/25/2021
Course Time: 10:00 AM
Hours/Type: 2 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: Coast Pump Water Technologies, Inc.
Location: Coast Pump (Sunny Hills)
Address: 4365 Hwy 27
Chipley, FL 32428
Contact: Anthony Spiva
Phone: (941) 484-3738
Fax: (941) 484-2631
Email: aspiva00@gmail.com
Website:



Lunch & Learn 2.0
THIS SESSION WILL COVER THE FOLLOWING TOPICS: MAKEUP OF WATER, THE RIGHT MEDIA FOR PROBLEM WATER, DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SOFTNER AND FILTER, SEDIMENT IN WATER, TANNINS IN WATER, BACTERIA IN WATER, TREATMENT OPTIONS, PROGRAMING FILTER CONTROL
Course Date: 05/26/2021 - 05/26/2021
Course Time: 10:00 AM
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: Coast Pump Water Technologies, Inc.
Location: Coast Pump (Sunny Hills)
Address: 4365 Hwy 77
Chipley, FL 32428
Contact: Anthony Spiva
Phone: (941) 484-3738
Fax: (941) 484-2631
Email: aspiva00@gmail.com
Website:



Lunch & Learn 1.0
THIS SESSION WILL COVER THE FOLLOWING TOPICS: STYLES OF WELL TANKS, WELL TANK MATERIALS, ADVANTAGES OF ONE MATERIAL OVER ANOTHER, PROPER TANK SIZING, ADVANTAGES OF PROPER TANK SIZING, SHORT CYCLING TANKS
Course Date: 05/26/2021 - 05/26/2021
Course Time: 10:00 AM
Hours/Type: 2 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: Coast Pump Water Technologies, Inc.
Location: Coast Pump (Milton)
Address: 5540 Industrial Blvd
Milton, FL 32583
Contact: Anthony Spiva
Phone: (941) 484-3738
Fax: (941) 484-2631
Email: aspiva00@gmail.com
Website:



Water Well Contractors 8 Hr. Workshop
All proper COVID Precautions will be taken. Pre-registration is mandatory, and classes are subject to enrollment. Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Florida Aquifers R/R; Drilling Safety S/B; Well Abondonment R/R; Groundwater Basics R/R; Current Events S/B; Drilling Methods I R/R; Drilling Methods II R/R; Drilling Methods III R/R
Course Date: 05/29/2021 - 05/29/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 6 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Lake City, FL
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



2021 FGWA Annual Convention & Trade Show
The 2021 FGWA Annual Convention & Trade Show will be held June 3-5 in Orlando, FL. The schedule includes two full days (4-5) of education, offering the 12 hours of CE credits needed to renew or obtain your license. For more information and to view the full schedule visit www.fgwa.org/annual-convention-trade-show/
Course Date: 06/04/2021 - 06/05/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 7 R/R, 5 S/B
Organization: FGWA
Location: Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate
Address: 1500 Masters Blvd
ChampionsGate, FL 33896
Contact: Danielle Jessup
Phone: (850) 205-5641
Fax: (850) 222-3019
Email: djessup@executiveoffice.org
Website: http://www.fgwa.org



Water Well Contractors 8 Hr. Workshop
All proper COVID Precautions will be taken. Pre-registration is mandatory, and classes are subject to enrollment. Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Florida Aquifers R/R; Drilling Safety S/B; Well Abondonment R/R; Groundwater Basics R/R; Current Events S/B; Drilling Methods I R/R; Drilling Methods II R/R; Drilling Methods III R/R
Course Date: 06/05/2021 - 06/05/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 6 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: West Palm Beach, FL
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Water Well Contractors 8 Hr. Workshop
All proper COVID Precautions will be taken. Pre-registration is mandatory, and classes are subject to enrollment. Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Florida Aquifers R/R; Drilling Safety S/B; Well Abondonment R/R; Groundwater Basics R/R; Current Events S/B; Drilling Methods I R/R; Drilling Methods II R/R; Drilling Methods III R/R
Course Date: 06/12/2021 - 06/12/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 6 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Water Well Contractor 6 Hour Virtual Course Part 1
Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Part 1 will include: Drilling Methods I, Drilling Methods II, Drilling Safety, Basic Geology, Well Rehabilitation I and Geothermal Heating & Cooling I.
Course Date: 06/19/2021 - 06/19/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 4 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Zoom / Online
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Water Well Contractor 6 Hour Virtual Course Part 2
Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Part 2 will include: Drilling Methods III, Well Development, Aquifer Storage & Recovery, Well Rehabilitation II, Geothermal Heating & Cooling II, and Introduction to Pumps.
Course Date: 06/26/2021 - 06/26/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 5 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Zoom / Online
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Water Well Contractors 8 Hr. Workshop
All proper COVID Precautions will be taken. Pre-registration is mandatory, and classes are subject to enrollment. Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Florida Aquifers R/R; Drilling Safety S/B; Well Abondonment R/R; Groundwater Basics R/R; Current Events S/B; Drilling Methods I R/R; Drilling Methods II R/R; Drilling Methods III R/R
Course Date: 07/10/2021 - 07/10/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 6 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Tampa, FL
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Water Well Contractor 6 Hour Virtual Course Part 1
Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Part 1 will include: Drilling Methods I, Drilling Methods II, Drilling Safety, Basic Geology, Well Rehabilitation I and Geothermal Heating & Cooling I.
Course Date: 07/11/2021 - 07/11/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 4 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Zoom / Online
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Water Well Contractors 8 Hr. Workshop
All proper COVID Precautions will be taken. Pre-registration is mandatory, and classes are subject to enrollment. Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Florida Aquifers R/R; Drilling Safety S/B; Well Abondonment R/R; Groundwater Basics R/R; Current Events S/B; Drilling Methods I R/R; Drilling Methods II R/R; Drilling Methods III R/R
Course Date: 07/17/2021 - 07/17/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 6 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Orlando, FL
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Water Well Contractor 6 Hour Virtual Course Part 2
Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Part 2 will include: Drilling Methods III, Well Development, Aquifer Storage & Recovery, Well Rehabilitation II, Geothermal Heating & Cooling II, and Introduction to Pumps.
Course Date: 07/18/2021 - 07/18/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 5 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Zoom / Online
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Water Well Contractors 8 Hr. Workshop
All proper COVID Precautions will be taken. Pre-registration is mandatory, and classes are subject to enrollment. Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Florida Aquifers R/R; Drilling Safety S/B; Well Abondonment R/R; Groundwater Basics R/R; Current Events S/B; Drilling Methods I R/R; Drilling Methods II R/R; Drilling Methods III R/R
Course Date: 07/24/2021 - 07/24/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 6 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Pensacola, FL
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



South Atlantic JUBILEE
Course Date: 07/31/2021 - 08/01/2021
Course Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 26 S/B
Organization: South Atlantic Well Drillers JUBILEE
Location: Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center & Hotel
Address: 2101 N. Oak Street
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Contact: Kim Barclay
Phone: (855) 987-7469
Fax: (850) 222-3019
Email: kbarclay@executiveoffice.org
Website: http://www.jubileewatershow.com



Water Well Contractors 8 Hr. Workshop
All proper COVID Precautions will be taken. Pre-registration is mandatory, and classes are subject to enrollment. Call Lainey at (863) 648-1565 to register. Florida Aquifers R/R; Drilling Safety S/B; Well Abondonment R/R; Groundwater Basics R/R; Current Events S/B; Drilling Methods I R/R; Drilling Methods II R/R; Drilling Methods III R/R
Course Date: 07/31/2021 - 07/31/2021
Course Time: 8:00 AM
Hours/Type: 6 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Online Courses
DOT & Non-DOT Employee Water Well Drug Awareness Course
This course covers: Introduction to Supervisor Training, Drug Testing, Consequences of Drugs, Indicators of Drug Use, Signs & Sympotoms, Alcohol's affects on the body, and a Supervisor Training Exam.
Course Date: 08/14/2019 - 08/14/2021
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: Easler Education Inc. D/B/A DrugTestingCourses.com
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Andrew Easler
Phone: (888) 390-5574
Fax:
Email: info@drugtestingcourses.com
Website: https://drugtestingcourses.com



DOT Reasonable Suspicion Training for Water Well Supervisors
This course covers: Introduction to Supervisor Training, Drug Testing, Consequences of Drugs, Indicators of Drug Use, Signs & Sympotoms, Cheating a Drug Test, Alcohol's affects on the body, Testing Under Reasonable Suspicion, and a Supervisor Training Exam.
Course Date: 08/14/2019 - 08/14/2021
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 4 S/B
Organization: Easler Education Inc. D/B/A DrugTestingCourses.com
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Andrew Easler
Phone: (888) 390-5574
Fax:
Email: info@drugtestingcourses.com
Website: https://drugtestingcourses.com



Non-DOT Reasonable Suspicion for Water Well Supervisors
This course covers: Introduction to Supervisor Training, Drug Testing, Consequences of Drugs, Indicators of Drug Use, Signs & Sympotoms, Cheating a Drug Test, Alcohol's affects on the body, Testing Under Reasonable Suspicion, and a Supervisor Training Exam.
Course Date: 08/14/2019 - 08/14/2021
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 4 S/B
Organization: Easler Education Inc. D/B/A DrugTestingCourses.com
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Andrew Easler
Phone: (888) 390-5574
Fax:
Email: info@drugtestingcourses.com
Website: https://drugtestingcourses.com



Residential Submersible Systems Certification
This Certified Contractor course unpacks Franklin Electric residential submersible products, along with what you need to know in order to properly size, install, and troubleshoot. During this course students will complete a series of self-paced modules and quizzes focused on electricity and product fundamentals, sizing and installation, and troubleshooting checks.
Course Date: 10/01/2020 - 12/31/2021
Course Level: Intermediate
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 4 S/B
Organization: Franklin Electric
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Bob Lilland
Phone: (260) 205-4428
Fax:
Email: bob.lilland@fele.com
Website: http://www.franklin-electric.com



Introduction to Vertical Turbine Pumps
Three modules, starting with an overview of Lineshaft and Submersible Turbines, then discusses the pump components and how each contributes to overall pump performance, and ends with walking the user through the sizing and selection process.
Course Date: 01/29/2020 - 01/29/2022
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: Goulds Water Technology
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Sarah Smith
Phone: (224) 724-1881
Fax:
Email: gwt.communications@xyleminc.com
Website: https://goulds.com/e-learning/e-learning-course-descriptions/



Variable Frequency Drives Training
Four modules, starting with an introduction to VFDs and their operation and moving through how to install and troubleshoot VFD systems.
Course Date: 01/29/2020 - 01/29/2022
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: Goulds Water Technology
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Sarah Smith
Phone: (224) 724-1881
Fax:
Email: gwt.communications@xyleminc.com
Website: https://goulds.com/e-learning/e-learning-course-descriptions/



Basic Water Systems Training
Module 1: Typical Home Water Systems; Module 2: How a Pump Works; Module 3: Discharge Conditions; Module 4: Introduction to Water Well Pumps; Module 5: Jet Pump Overview; Module 6: Submersible Pump Overview; Module 7: Understanding Pump Curves; Module 8: Determining Needed Pump Type; Module 9: Sizing and Selecting Jet and Deep Well Pumps; Module 10: Sizing and Selecting Submersible Pumps; Module 11: Pressure Storage Tank Overview
Course Date: 01/29/2020 - 01/29/2022
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 2 S/B
Organization: Goulds Water Technology
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Sarah Smith
Phone: (224) 724-1881
Fax:
Email: gwt.communications@xyleminc.com
Website: https://goulds.com/e-learning/e-learning-course-descriptions/



Basic Geology
A review of the geologic events that resulted in the formation of the earth's water resources.
Course Date: 09/14/2016 - 06/15/2022
Course Level: Basic
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Drilling Methods I
Classification of Drilling Methods; Cutting action of the drill bit: Percussion, Rotary Cut, Rotary Crush, Rotary Percussion, Rotary Abrasive; Circulation of Drilling fluids: Noncirculation, Direct Circulation, Reverse Circulation; Noncirculation Drilling: Cable Tool, Bucket Auger, Hollow Stem Auger; Direct Push, Wireline Core, Sonic; Cable Tool Drilling - Spring pole device, cable tool drill string; Percussion cutting action; Bucket auger; Auger drilling: Plate, solid, hollow stem; Rotary cut cutting action; Direct push drilling; Wireline coring; Sonic drilling; Direct Circulation Drilling Methods: Jetting, mud rotary, air rotary, casing advance; Jetting
Course Date: 06/16/2020 - 06/15/2022
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Drilling Methods II
Classification of Drilling Methods; Cutting actions of the drill bit; Circulation path of drilling fluids; Cutting action of the drill bit: Percussion, Rotary Cut, Rotary Crush, Rotary Percussion, Rotary Abrasive; Circulation of Drilling fluids: Noncirculation, Direct Circulation, Reverse Circulation; Direct Circulation Drilling Methods: Jetting, mud rotary, air rotary, casing advance; Direct Circulation Mud Rotary Drilling; Fluid flow path; Pierre-Pascal Fauvelle - Inventor of Hollow stem drill rods; Drill String assembly; Drill Collars; Drill Stabilizers; Drill Bit selection; Rotary Cut bit cutting action; Rotary Crush bit cutting action; PDC bits; Use of Drilling Fluids; Thixotropic and planting your tools; Viscosity - Cuttings carrying ability; March funnel; Weight of drilling fluid -Importance of balance; Mud balance; Differential pressure; Many roles of Mud Rotary Drilling Fluids; Caking - Bentonite vs. native clay
Course Date: 06/16/2020 - 06/15/2022
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Drilling Methods III
Direct Air Rotary Drilling; Types of: Air only, air-mist, Air-water, air-water-surfactant, air-foam, stable foam, stiff foam, gel foam; Dust Drilling; Air-mist Drilling; Drilling with foam; Rotary Percussion-DTH; Down the Hole Hammer; DTH Maintenance; Corrosion-Fatigue-Galling; DTH Storage; Casing Advancement - ODEX; Reverse Circulation Drilling; Flooded Reverse Mud Rotary, traditional; Dual-Wall flooded revers mud rotary; Dual-Wall percussion hammer; Dual-Wall air rotary
Course Date: 06/16/2020 - 06/15/2022
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Aquifer Storage Recovery
What is ASR; Best Suggested Practices for ASR from NGWA; ASR growth pattern of last 10 years; Global implementation; Recent innovation in ASR Glass bead filter packs; ASR Site Selection considerations; Casing Selection; Downhole Flow Control; Annulus recharge; Injection tube recharge; Pump column recharge; Adjustable downhole flow restrictions; Arsenic a naturally occurring mineral; ASR case studies
Course Date: 06/16/2020 - 06/15/2022
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Introduction to Pumps
Electric Generators and Motors, Centrifugal Pumps, Fluid dynamics and Bernoilli's Principle, Single stage & multi-stage centrifugal pumps, Nicola Tesla, Three phase and single stage power motors, Hydaulic Institute, Pump/Motor sizing for wells, Jet pumps
Course Date: 01/06/2021 - 01/06/2023
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Drilling Safety
This one hour continuing education presentation will cover the following topics for both experienced and new drillers: OHSA, difference between risk and hazard, safety, proper body mechanics during lifting, cell phone use behind the wheel, starting the rig and raising the mast, working outdoors and climates, safety considerations in auger drilling, welding and cutting torch safety, hearing safety and electricity and safety.
Course Date: 09/15/2018 - 06/15/2022
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Generic Well Abandonment in the USA
This course will cover the importance of proper well abandonment, dangers of improper well abandonment, how to locate improperly decommissioned wells, removing debris and obstructions, plugging flowing wells, plugging water wells, obtaining a variance, capping a non-deteriorated well and more.
Course Date: 09/15/2018 - 06/15/2022
Course Level: Basic
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Geothermal Heating & Cooling Part II
An introduction to geothermal heating and cooling systems with emphasis on the following: earth loop connection design options, open loop, standing water column well systems, advantages and disadvantages of open loop systems, closed loop systems, vertical closed loop, horizontal closed loop, spiral loop, submerged loop, hybrid loop and direct exchange.
Course Date: 09/15/2018 - 06/15/2022
Course Level: Basic
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Geothermal Heating & Cooling Part I
An introduction to geothermal heating and cooling systems with emphasis on the following: the concepts of geothermal energy, two types of geothermal energy, explanation of low grade geothermal technology, explanation of three subsystems of all low grade geothermal applications, vapor compression cycle, explanation of the operation of a ground sourced geothermal heat pump, etc.
Course Date: 09/15/2018 - 06/05/2022
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Groundwater Basics
Program discusses the origin of groundwater, hydologic cycle, groundwater fundamentals, aquifers, groundwater resource and groundwater sustainability.
Course Date: 09/15/2018 - 06/15/2022
Course Level: Basic
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Well Rehabilitation Part I
This continuing education unit covers the following topics: what is well rehabilitation, aquifer rehabilitation requirements, well maintenance and its relationship to well rehabilitation, need for accurate testing, discussion of specific capacity of well efficiency, diagnosing problems and well maintenance history, well construction materials and methods, well development, water flow and much more.
Course Date: 09/15/2018 - 06/15/2022
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Well Rehabilitation Part II
This continuing education unit discusses mechanical methods and chemical methods of well rehabilitation, antibacterial agents, chlorine alternatives and shock treatments.
Course Date: 09/15/2018 - 06/15/2022
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



Well Development
This course will cover drilling methods, what effects well development, lithology of the aquifer and impact on well development, components of drawdown in a well, fluids management during drilling, liquid flow into wells, types of well completion, going glass, methods of well development and more.
Course Date: 09/15/2018 - 06/15/2022
Course Level: Basic
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: International School Of Well Drilling
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Lorraine Mastropietro
Phone: (863) 648-1565
Fax: (863) 701-8268
Email: director@welldrillingschool.com
Website: http://www.welldrillingschool.com



NDA Drilling Safety Certification
75 Questions - This exam follows the test of the NDA Drilling Safety Guide. The NDA Drilling Safety Guide will be provided to the candidate in both PDF and hard copy upon registration for the exam. The candidate must score 80% or higher on the exam in order to receive certification. Fee: $100 for members; $200 for non-members
Course Date: 04/17/2019 - 02/16/2023
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 3 S/B
Organization: National Drilling Association
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Becky McWilliam
Phone: (877) 632-4748
Fax: (216) 803-9900
Email: becky@nda4u.com
Website: http://www.nda4u.com



Basic Geotechnical Procedures Qualification 101
57 Questions - This exam uses the NDA Driller's Manual and the ASTM, AASHTO specifications mentioned in he manual as a reference. The NDA Driller's Manual will be provided to the candidate in both PDF and hard copy upon registration for the exam. The candidate must score 80% or higher on the exam in order to receive the certification. Fee: $100 for members; $200 for non-members
Course Date: 04/17/2019 - 02/16/2023
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 3 S/B
Organization: National Drilling Association
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Becky McWilliam
Phone: (877) 632-4748
Fax: (216) 803-9900
Email: becky@nda4u.com
Website: http://www.nda4u.com



NDA Groundwater Knowledge Certification
46 Questions - This exam includes geology questions related to groundwater parameters. This exam use the NDA Driller's Manual as a reference. The NDA Driller's Manual will be provided to the candidate in both PDF and hard copy upon registration for the exam. The candidate must score 80% or higher on the exam in order to receive the certification. Fee: $100 for members; $200 for non-members
Course Date: 04/17/2019 - 02/16/2023
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 3 S/B
Organization: National Drilling Association
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Becky McWilliam
Phone: (877) 632-4748
Fax: (216) 803-9900
Email: becky@nda4u.com
Website: http://www.nda4u.com



NDA Monitor Well Construction Certification
73 Questions - This exam follows the proper monitor well construction standards. This exam uses the NDA Driller's Manual as reference. The NDA Driller's Manual will be provided to the candidate in both PDF and hard copy upon registration for the exam. The candidate must score 80% or higher on the exam in order to receive the certification. Fee: $100 for members; $200 for non-members.
Course Date: 04/17/2019 - 02/16/2023
Hours/Type: 3 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: National Drilling Association
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Becky McWilliam
Phone: (877) 632-4748
Fax: (216) 803-9900
Email: becky@nda4u.com
Website: http://www.nda4u.com



Introduction to Groundwater Resources
Shifting and increasing populations, as well as changing weather patterns, have garnered greater attention to where the world will obtain its water supplies both now and in the future. Increase your general knowledge about groundwater, its movement, vulnerabilities, and sustainability during this online offering that serves as both a primer and a refresher course. https://www.ngwa.org/detail/online-course/introduction-to-groundwater-resources
Course Date: 07/20/2020 - 07/20/2022
Hours/Type: 1 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: National Ground Water Association (NGWA)
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Jessica Michell
Phone: (614) 898-7791
Fax: (614) 898-7786
Email: jmichell@ngwa.org
Website: http://www.ngwa.org



Safe Practice in the Groundwater Industry
This NGWA online, on-demand certificate program addresses ways to improve safety in the workplace. https://www.ngwa.org/detail/online-course/safe-practice-in-the-groundwater-industry
Course Date: 07/20/2020 - 07/20/2022
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 3 S/B
Organization: National Ground Water Association (NGWA)
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Jessica Michell
Phone: (614) 898-7791
Fax: (614) 898-7786
Email: jmichell@ngwa.org
Website: http://www.ngwa.org



Drilling Mud Quality, Additives, and Mixing Course
This course covers aspects critical to utilizing drilling mud, including required quality of makeup water, the desired properties of drilling mud (viscosity, weight, gel strength), and the functions of these properties. The use and mixing of additives such as soda ash, polymers, and bentonite is discussed.https://www.pathlms.com/ngwa/courses?per_page=30
Course Date: 09/14/2020 - 09/14/2022
Hours/Type: 3 R/R, 0 S/B
Organization: National Ground Water Association (NGWA)
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Jessica Michell
Phone: (614) 898-7791
Fax: (614) 898-7786
Email: jmichell@ngwa.org
Website: http://www.ngwa.org



Basics of Water Resoources: Groundwater Hydrology (RV-7594)
This course covers the fundamentals of water supply hydrology. From the hydrologic cycle to the nature and character of groundwater as it goes from recharge zones to discharge points, you get the basic concepts and terminology in a clear and easy-to-understand form.
Course Date: 03/01/2021 - 03/01/2023
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: Vector Solutions
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Stephanie Tuton
Phone: (866) 546-1212
Fax: (813) 286-7992
Email: VSAccreditations@VectorSolutions.com
Website: http://www.VectorSolutions.com



Water Industry Aquifer Remediation (RV-11285)
This course is divided into two key chapters. First, we are going to review some of the most common sources of groundwater contamination. And, in the second half, we are going to review some remediation alternatives to help restore the water quality of the impaired underground water resources. Through this course, engineers, architects, planners, and contractors will learn about the most common contamination sources and the industry best practices used for groundwater aquifer remediation. This training course has 4 learning modules with a 10-question exam.
Course Date: 03/01/2021 - 03/01/2023
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: Vector Solutions
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Stephanie Tuton
Phone: (866) 546-1212
Fax: (813) 286-7992
Email: VSAccreditations@VectorSolutions.com
Website: http://www.VectorSolutions.com



Drinking Water Quality - Monitoring and Security (RV-11351)
This course presents key information regarding drinking water monitoring and security required to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of the general population being served by water supply facilities. Technical personnel in the design, engineering, maintenance and operations areas of facilities will find this information critical to the successful operation of water related facilities. Maintaining drinking water monitoring and security systems are critical for integrity of drinking water facilities. This course addresses critical factors that affect health, safety, and welfare of the population being served by the drinking water system.
Course Date: 03/01/2021 - 03/01/2023
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: Vector Solutions
Location: 24/7 Online Access
Contact: Stephanie Tuton
Phone: (866) 546-1212
Fax: (813) 286-7992
Email: VSAccreditations@VectorSolutions.com
Website: http://www.VectorSolutions.com



Webinar/Online
Practical Solutions to Safe Digging
GoToWebinar - Registration is at bit.ly/811Practical , Webinar offered second Thursday of each month. The goal of the course is to give attendees an awareness of the requirements of Chapter 556, F.S. The Underground Damage Prevention and Safety Act. This awareness will allow attendees to understand the requirements that subcontractors must follow to prevent damages and injuries.
Course Date: 02/11/2021 - 12/09/2021
Course Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Course Level: Basic
Hours/Type: 0 R/R, 1 S/B
Organization: Sunshine 811
Location: Webinar/Online
Contact: Brian Dean
Phone: (352) 575-2042
Fax:
Email: brian.dean@sunshine811.com
Website: https://www.sunshine811.com/