Technical Training & Seminars
Babcock Labs offers technical training and educational seminars, such as our quarterly TEAM Event and biannual Drinking Water Workshop (DWW). These events help attendees stay up-to-date on industry news and information, as well as on proper sampling protocol and techniques.
Drinking water workshop
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Attendees of this workshop will receive a short course seminar and hands-on training on drinking water sampling, with up to 3 contact hours available.
UCMR 4 Workshop
Unregulated contaminant monitoring rule (UCMR 4)
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Attendees of this workshop will receive a short course seminar on UCMR 4, with up to 2 contact hours available.
Babcock Laboratories holds quarterly Technical Environmental Analytical Meetings, known as TEAM Events. These educational seminars are meant to inform attendees about various regulatory updates and requirements affecting the environmental and food testing industries. Each TEAM event addresses a particular topic and attendees learn from two industry experts. Recent topics include regulatory updates for drinking water, the fourth round of the Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule (UCMR4), the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), groundwater monitoring, and recycled water and water reuse.
Drinking Water Workshop
Our Drinking Water Workshop includes a short course seminar that covers sampling techniques, bottle type and preservation, safety and sample documentation, and analytical methods and testing. The workshop also includes an interactive training portion where attendees receive hands-on sample collection practice on test stations, as well as laboratory observation. Attendees receive up to three contact hours and a certificate of completion verifying that they have received proper education and applied training on drinking water sampling.