Training Events

The UMN Onsite Sewage Treatment Program along with the Minnesota Department of Health are offering FREE septic system and private well homeowner education classes across Minnesota.  

Factsheet: Protecting our Water Takes Good Drinking Water and Septic Systems .pdf

Video: Protecting Your Drinking Water: Wells and Septic Systems

CEC Slide presentation

Below are class locations and local contacts for more information:

March 7, 2019
Blue Earth County/Nicollet County
Board Room in Nicollet County Government Center
501 South Minnesota Avenue, St. Peter MN 56082
Contact: Pete Otterness, Email: / Phone: 507-934-7076

May 4, 2019
Big Sandy Lake Association
Check in 9:30am; event 10:00-12:00pm
Minnesota National Golf Course
23247 480 th Street, McGregor, MN 55760
Contact: Ann Rorem,  Email: / Phone: 612-219-3720

May 9, 2019
Anoka County
Coon Lake Beach Community and Senior Center
182 Forest Road, East Bethel, MN 
Contact: Bart F. Biernat, Email: / Phone: 763-324-4207

June 8, 2019
Otter Tail County
Thumper Pond
300 Thumper Lodge RD
Ottertail MN 56571
Contact: Chris LeClair, Email: / Phone: 218.998.8105