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.  

Webinar: Minnesota Lakes and Rivers Advocates

Septic Secrets
April 17, 2020
Contact: Jeff Forester,, 952-854-1317

Waseca County  Postponed - date to be determined
Waseca County East Annex
300 North State St, Waseca, MN 56093
April 4, 2020
Contact: Kimberly Shermo,, 507-835-0657,

Redwood County  Postponed - date to be determined
Wabasso Community Center
1429 Front Street
Wabasso, MN 

April 9, 2020
Contact: Nick Brozek,

Clearwater County
American Legion Club
112 N Main Ave
Bagley, MN  56621
April 21, 2020
Contact: Dan Hecht,, 218-694-6183,

Sherburne County
Sherburne County Government Center
13880 Business Center Drive
Elk River, MN 55330
April 27, 2020
Contact: Lynn Waytashek,, 763-765-4450,

Mille Lacs Historic Courthouse, Board Room 
625 2nd Street SE, Milaca, MN
April 30, 2020
Contact: Corrine Webb,, 320-983-8458,

Ottertail County
Thumper Pond Resort
300 Thumper Lodge Rd
Ottertail, MN
June 6, 2020
Contact: Amy Busko,, 218.998.8096

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

Video: Protecting Your Drinking Water: Wells and Septic Systems

CEC Slide presentation If you are interested in hosting a class, please contact Sara Heger