By taking part in this online certification course, you will learn the skills necessary to conduct accurate water quality monitoring and will gain a scientific understanding of your surrounding environment. With this training, you will also become aware of important local and national water issues.
This certification will cover a broad scope of topics, including:
- Basics of Freshwater Systems
- Water Quality Monitoring Parameters
- Guidelines for Protection of Aquatic Life
- Monitoring Program Design
- Sampling Methods and Techniques
- Quality Assurance and Control
- NEW! Visual Cyanobacteria Monitoring
It is important for community members to have knowledge and skills when becoming stewards of their local environment. WET-Pro training will also help your monitoring program produce quality data comparable to data collected by professional technicians. It is the intention of this course to provide a cost-effective method of collecting credible and accurate water quality data.
We hope that this training in water quality monitoring will be a positive and beneficial experience, and look forward to helping you to achieve your goals!
Thanks to RBC’s Tech for Nature program, Atlantic Water Network was able to make significant improvements to WET-Pro in 2021. We are grateful to RBC Foundation for this support.