Training Workshops

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Alabama Rivers Educator Workshop - Turtle Point Science Center
Open Seats 25
2019-9-21
8:00 am
-5:00 pm
Water Chemistry and Bacteriological Monitoring Workshop - Tallapoosa Co
Open Seats 2
2019-9-26
8:30 am
-3:00 pm
Alabama Rivers Educator Workshop - Cheaha State Park
Open Seats 25
2019-11-9
8:00 am
-5:00 pm
Water Chemistry Monitoring Workshop - Birmingham Zoo
Open Seats 3
2019-11-12
8:30 am
-3:00 pm
Bacteriological Monitoring Workshop - Birmingham Zoo
Open Seats 15
2019-11-13
8:00 am
-12:00 pm

Alabama Rivers Educator Workshop - Turtle Point Science Center


Sep 21,2019 - Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Alabama Rivers Book Workshops, funded by the Alabama Bicentennial Commission and based on Dr. Bill Deutsch’s newly released book Alabama Rivers, A Celebration and Challenge, are ideal for educators, outreach specialists, classroom teachers, and volunteers who work with 4th-12th grades. For book, curriculum, and workshop details, please visit: http://www.alabamawaterwatch.org/environmental-ed/educator-workshops/ This workshop is 1 day long. Instruction will take place predominately in the classroom. Workshop facilitators will provide:
  • An overview of the Alabama Rivers book
  • Instruction in how to use the curriculum
  • Demonstrations of how to conduct several of the lessons
Participants who complete an Alabama Rivers Educator Workshop will receive:
  • Certification as Alabama Rivers Educator
  • Copy of the Alabama Rivers, A Celebration and Challenge by Dr. Bill Deutsch
  • Copy of An Educator’s Guide to Alabama Rivers
  • Access to online digital resources
  • Continuing Education Units from Auburn University
  • Some food and lodging during workshop
The Workshop Registration Fee is $35 and is non-refundable after date one month before workshop. Your registration is not complete until your fee is received.
This workshop will be hosted in partnership with Legacy, Inc. Registration will be coordinated through Legacy
 

Location

Turtle Point Science
20950 US-31
Flomaton, Alabama 36441

Event Fees:

Water Chemistry and Bacteriological Monitoring Workshop - Tallapoosa Co


Sep 26,2019 - Time: 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Trainer: Judy Palfrey Workshop Contact Email: awwprog@auburn.edu Workshop Contact Phone: 334-844-4785 Workshop Location: Judy Palfrey's Residence 8328 Hwy 49 S Dadeville, AL 36853 Workshop Description: Get certified as a Water Chemistry and Bacteriological Monitor! Test physical, chemical, and bacteriological characteristics of water to determine pollution sources and long-term trends in water quality. Six variables are measured with a customized test kit, and results can be compared with water quality standards that define conditions for healthy waterbodies. NOTE: Those interested in the Bacteriological Monitoring portion of this workshop MUST attend the Water Chemistry Monitoring at the beginning of the day. Please contact the AWW Program Office for questions.  

Location

Judy Palfrey's Residence
8328 Hwy 49 S
Dadeville, AL 36853

Event Fees:

$ 0.00

Alabama Rivers Educator Workshop - Cheaha State Park


Nov 9,2019 - Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Alabama Rivers Book Workshops, funded by the Alabama Bicentennial Commission and based on Dr. Bill Deutsch’s newly released book Alabama Rivers, A Celebration and Challenge, are ideal for educators, outreach specialists, classroom teachers, and volunteers who work with 4th-12th grades. For book, curriculum, and workshop details, please visit: http://www.alabamawaterwatch.org/environmental-ed/educator-workshops/ This workshop is 1 day long. Instruction will take place predominately in the classroom.
Workshop facilitators will provide:
  • An overview of the Alabama Rivers book
  • Instruction in how to use the curriculum
  • Demonstrations of how to conduct several of the lessons
Participants who complete an Alabama Rivers Educator Workshop will receive:
  • Certification as Alabama Rivers Educator
  • Copy of the Alabama Rivers, A Celebration and Challenge by Dr. Bill Deutsch
  • Copy of An Educator’s Guide to Alabama Rivers
  • Access to online digital resources
  • Continuing Education Units from Auburn University
  • Some food and lodging during workshop
The Workshop Registration Fee is $35 and is non-refundable after date one month before workshop. Your registration is not complete until your fee is received.
This workshop will be hosted in partnership with Legacy, Inc. Registration will be coordinated through Legacy

Location

Cheaha State Park
19644 AL-281
Delta, Alabama 36258

Event Fees:

Water Chemistry Monitoring Workshop - Birmingham Zoo


Nov 12,2019 - Time: 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Trainers: Hana Berres and Flo Peters Workshop Contact Email: (Hana) hana.berres@jccal.org and (Flo) florencepeters42@outlook.com Workshop Contact Phone: 205-223-9261 Workshop Location:  Birmingham Zoo Learning Center (Near New Front Entrance) 2360 Cahaba Rd Birmingham, AL 35223 Workshop Description: Become a certified volunteer water quality monitor! Test physical and chemical characteristics of water to determine pollution sources and long-term trends in water quality. Six variables are measured with a customized test kit, and results can be compared with water quality standards that define conditions for healthy waterbodies. Please bring a sack lunch and a water bottle, as there will be limited time to go out and get lunch elsewhere. 

Location

Birmingham Zoo Learning Center (Near New Front Entrance)
2360 Cahaba Rd
Birmingham, AL 35223

Event Fees:

$ 0.00

Bacteriological Monitoring Workshop - Birmingham Zoo


Nov 13,2019 - Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Trainer: Taylor Steele Workshop Contact Email: awwprog@auburn.edu Workshop Contact Phone: 334-844-4785 Workshop Location: Birmingham Zoo Lodge 2630 Cahaba Road Workshop Description: Get certified as a volunteer water bacteriological monitor! Learn to detect levels of E.coli and other coliform bacteria in water as indicators of contamination. Determine if water is safe for drinking, swimming and aquatic life.

Location

Birmingham Zoo Lodge
2630 Cahaba Road
Birmingham, AL 35223

Event Fees:

$ 0.00

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