How to Conduct and Certify Your Risk and Resilience Assessments (Webinar)

12/16/2020 8am - 12pm

Event date: 12/16/2020 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Export event

This class will focus on the requirements to develop or update your Risk and Resilience Assessments under the America Water Infrastructure Act (AWIA) of 2018. The class will use the EPA’s training highlights to bring Water Systems up to date with what is required to certify their plans and discuss the tools that are available to certify the utility’s assessment.  Demonstration on using the EPA’s (Vulnerability Self-Assessment Tool) VSAT to certify the assessment will be discussed. The Risk and Resilience Assessment submission deadline for water systems serving a population of 3,301 is June 30, 2021. Participants are encouraged to request their Vulnerability Plans from EPA prior to attending the class.
4 CPE’s Water/Wastewater - Management



Walter Higgins, EPA Region 3

Betty Green, Workforce Representative

Webinar Time: 
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Cost: FREE

Webinar Link will be emailed to you after registration is complete.

Registration Deadline: December 14, 2020

We also ask that you request your utility's past vulnerability assessment.
Use the following directions -
Instructions on Requesting Your Vulnerability Assessments from EPA
Before attending the training, it will be helpful for you to get your Assessments. 
-Must submit to EPA by email to WSD-Outreach@epa.gov on your utility’s letterhead.
Information to include:
- Utilities Name
- PWS ID #
- Address
- Point of Contact
Note: Your address must be capable of receiving CERTIFIED MAIL!!!
Please request your Assessments ASAP!