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Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM EST
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 4:00 PM EST

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Hampton Inn Vineland 
2134 W. Landis Ave.
Vineland, NJ 08360

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Mark Mitman, Administrator 
PA Septage Management Association 

PSMA/NOF 101 Basic System Inspection Course

Vineland, NJ (Dec 11-12, 2018)

Your company must by a member of PSMA in order for you to attend this training.  You can join PSMA by completing a new Membership Application at

101 Basic Onlot Wastewater Treatment Systems Inspection Certification

This two-day beginner’s course covers the PSMA/NOF Inspection Standards. Subjects covered include: system permitting and operations history, basic system components, the basics to locating systems, basics to recognizing problems, analysis of inspection results and evaluation report writing. Individuals who complete the course work and achieve a passing grade on the post-training exam become 101 certified. PSMA-NOF Inspection Standards can then be used under a limited license agreement.

You can view the full course outline.

Please Note: The skills of reading and writing are required prerequisites for training and for all candidates who will take the PSMA/NOF certification exam. PSMA/NOF-certified inspectors must be able to follow written instructions, record field measurements, write answers to questions and draw conclusions. Trainees must be able to complete the training and the exam without reading or writing assistance. Persons with disabilities should notify the PSMA Office in advance of the session, and reasonable accommodations will be made to assist in facilitating your participation.

All trainees should bring materials to take notes. A calculator will be beneficial.  If you have inspection tools such as probe rods, flashlight, mirror, tape measure and gloves, please bring them. Training includes a field trip to nearby onlot systems with hands-on application of inspection skills. The field activity on Day 2 operates rain or shine. Dress appropriately for field conditions; bring a change of shoes.

If you require overnight lodging at the Hampton Inn, 2134 W. Landis Ave, Vineland, NJ 08360, please contact the hotel at (856) 405-0600.


Tuesday, December 5: 

7:30am - Check in

8:00am-8:00pm - Classroom Training

(continental breakfast, lunch & dinner provided)

Wednesday, December 6:

7:00am - Check in

7:30am-12:00pm -  Classroom & Field Training

1:00pm-4:00pm - Certification Exam

(continental breakfast & lunch provided)

***PSMA accepts payment via VISA, Mastercard, Discover, AMEX, and business check.***