AWN offers several types of training opportunities for community-based organizations.

Equipment Training

The Equipment Bank provides monitoring equipment to community-based water monitoring programs throughout Atlantic Canada, with hubs in Halifax, Cape Breton, Charlottetown, Saint John, and Miramichi. Our staff offer on-site calibration and training sessions to ensure you can collect high-quality water data. Contact our office to book a time.

Data Management

Atlantic Water Network is the regional lead for Atlantic DataStream, a national program run by The Gordon Foundation. If you would like in-person or video call assistance in getting your data onto DataStream, please contact us. We provide additional assistance with managing and analyzing water quality data through workshops on Data Management and Data Analysis.

WET-Pro is a free online training suite designed to provide an overview of the necessary training, skills, and knowledge needed to conduct meaningful community-based water quality monitoring. This self-paced, interactive, and accessible online certification course series covers the fundamentals of water quality monitoring and prepares you for field activities in your own watershed. Please contact our office to register your group.