High Tech Operator Course 2: Applications/Tools IEPA#4366
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SUMMARY: This course reviews the high-tech tools available for capturing, creating, finding, and using information about facilities, assets, and customers. The course begins by reviewing Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) and the technology available to collect equipment data for use in a CMMS. The course looks at the types and formats of equipment information and on-line sources for gathering them and methods of putting utility-specific equipment and process information on-line for easy access and updating. An overview of Computer Aided Design (CAD) drawing tools, and their connection to Geographical Information Systems (GIS) is presented. Locating remote and underground facilities using mobile devices, Global Positioning Systems (GPS), and GIS maps and drawings are discussed. The course then looks at the communication technologies available for communicating with, and collecting data from, remote sites
Objectives: After completing this course, using the workbook as needed, a participant will be able to: • Explain the functions of a CMMS • Discuss equipment monitoring technologies • Identify types of equipment information and where it can be found • Discuss ways of storing equipment and process information on-line for easy access and updating • Explain how and what a GIS does • Discuss features and functions of a GPS and other mobile devices • Describe the benefits and drawbacks of different remote communication technologies
No Course Prerequisites required: All three courses must be completed to obtain the High-Tech Operator certificate; Classes can be taken in ANY order.
PRESENTER: Burr Koepsel, Retired, CLCJAWA
REGISTRATION & HOURS;
Registration begins at 7:30am. The training will start at 8:00am and will conclude by 3:00pm. Earn up to 12 PDH’s or RTC hours. Breakfast and lunch included.
Early Bird Registration: $120.00 Illinois Section AWWA Members • $170.00 Nonmembers
Onsite Registration: $140.00 Illinois Section AWWA Members • $190.00 Nonmembers