Registration Now Open for Maintenancefest

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The Walkerton Clean Water Centre (WCWC) is pleased to announce that it is bringing Maintenancefest to a second location in eastern Ontario this year.

Maintenancefest is a hands-on training event for drinking water system operators. Participants cycle through six training modules of their choice, earning 1.2 Continuing Education Units over the course of two days. Planned modules include:

  • Backflow and Cross Connection
  • Basics of Utility Locates
  • Jar Testing
  • Maintenance of Valves
  • Pressure Control Valves
  • Recordkeeping Requirements
  • Unidirectional Flushing
  • Watermain Tapping

Maintenancefest is a unique training event that has received high praise from past participants, “First time attending. Would really like to come back and would recommend to others.” Two events are planned for this summer, with the first in Walkerton, Ontario, already sold out.

Maintenancefest will be held September 13–14, 2023 at the Point Pleasant Water Treatment Plant in Kingston, Ontario. Register now at, or contact us at 866-515-0550 or The cost to register is $700.00 + HST. Space is limited so register today!