Course ID   4076
Course Name   Updating System Maps
Sponsor Name   Pennsylvania Rural Water Association
Primary Contact   Joel B Jordan 
    814-353-9302  Ext. 201
Website   Partner Website
Course will cover good practices for all size utilities in maintaining distribution line and collection line records. These practices will be applied from the most basic hand-drawn records to the advanced processes of mapping lines utilizing Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software and Global Positioning System (GPS) equipment to locate lines.
Course Level   Basic thru Intermediate
Course Content    
*Good record keeping practices
*Providing records to consultants for digitizing
*Mapping using CAD Overview
*Mapping using GIS Overview
*Locating lines using GPS
Approved Industry   Drinking Water and Wastewater
Target Audience    
Water/Wastewater System operators, managers and distribution/collection system personnel
Training Format   Classroom
Type of Media    
Contact Hours   2.0