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Public Works Training School Tentative Agenda (subject to change)

+ Wastewater treatment plant operator renewal training contact hour
* DOH drinking water treatment plant operator renewal training contact hour
# PDH Professional Development contact hour
All courses are eligible for NYCOM Elected Officials Academy elective credits unless otherwise noted.

Monday, October 3, 2022

  • 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    NYCOM Registration Desk Opens

  • 8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

    First-Time Attendee Public Works School Orientation 

  • 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

    Concurrent Sessions

    • Ethics for the Public Works Professional +*#
    • Restoring Your Roads While Preserving Your Budget - Rejuvenators #
  • 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

    Concurrent Sessions

    • The American Public Works Association (APWA) 
    • Wastewater Update +
  • 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

    Lunch

  • 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

    Concurrent Sessions

    • How Can BIL (The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law) Help Pay the BILLS for Your Infrastructure +*
    • Property Maintenance and Preservation +
  • 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

    Concurrent Sessions

    • Remote Pressure Monitoring *
    • Snow and Ice Control: Chemicals and the Environment 
  • 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    Concurrent Sessions

    • The Practical Impacts of the NYSDEC SPDES Draft 2022 MS4 Permit 
    • Digital Twin: The Future of Asset Management +*#
  • 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

    Welcome Reception

  • Evening

    Dinner on Your Own

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

  • 7:00 a.m.

    Breakfast

  • 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    NYCOM Registration Desk Opens

  • 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

    Early Riser Roundtable

    • PPE: It's All About Safety +*
  • 9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

    Concurrent Sessions

    • Lead and Cooper Rule Revision - What is Required of Us? *#
    • Staying Safe in the Right-of-Way *#
  • 10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

    Concurrent Sessions

    • Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Update 
    • Gravel (Base) Evaluation for Your Street #
  • 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

    Awards Luncheon

    • Presentation of Attendance Certificates
  • 1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

    Plenary Session

    • Bridging the Gap in a Multigenerational Workforce +
  • 2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

    Concurrent Sessions

    • Surviving and Thriving a PESH Inspection
    • Designing and Caring for an Urban Forest 
  • 4:30 p.m.

    Dinner Boat Cruise on Lake George

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

  • 7:00 a.m.

    Breakfast

  • 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

    NYCOM Registration Desk Opens

  • 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

    Early-Riser Roundtable

    • Peer-to-Peer Q&A 
  • 9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

    Concurrent Sessions

    • Labor Relations Potpourri + (EOA Core)
    • Their Service Never Ends: Veterans Now Serve Water Utilities +
  • 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

    Concurrent Sessions

    • Dazed and Confused: Drug and Alcohol Testing? 
    • Classification Standards for Positions in Wastewater Treatment Plants +
  • 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

    Plenary Session

    • Legal Panel * (EOA Core)

Updated: 9/30/22