About Us

The Nevada Rural Water Association is a nonprofit membership organization providing water and wastewater technical assistance, and watershed protection coordination programs statewide. We reach out to offer an extensive training calendar that includes practical, hands-on training, individual instruction and mentoring, and classroom and board room training. In addition to our annual training conferences, training is offered by request at your location and on your schedule. Here are just a few examples of assistance and training we are ready to deliver:

  • Using GIS for mapping and utility management
  • Water and Wastewater Training / Certification Preparation
  • Rate Setting Assistance
  • Community Based Watershed Protection Planning
  • Household Income Surveys
  • Training for Board Members (multiple subjects)
  • Understanding your system and its components
  • Water and Wastewater Regulations Compliance
  • Long-Range Capital Improvement Planning
  • Water Conservation Plans
  • Maintenance Management Programs
  • Operation and Maintenance Manuals
  • Implementing Your Cross-Connection Control Program
  • Public Outreach and Education
  • Quickbooks, Excel and Office procedures

Many others available, please call!


Sign up for our next Video conference: Fire Hydrants and Gate Valves Operation, Maintenance and Inspection.

Locations for November 4th Video conference:

Carson City: Western Nevada College
Reno: UNR – System Computing Services Bldg
Las Vegas: CSN Cheyenne Campus
Pahrump: Great Basin College
Winnemucca: Great Basin College
Elko: Great Basin College
Ely: Great Basin College

*Other locations may be available upon request

October – November Series Training Events

Distribution Operator Certification Review – Grades 1 & 2

    Minden, NV – 6 sessions
    Lovelock, NV – 5 sessions
    Silver Springs, NV – 6 sessions
Series of classes in sequence covering range of knowledge for Grade 1 & 2. Material covered depends on participants’ needs.