Upcoming Online Courses

We provide online delivery of courses. The webinars are live and interactive, using ZOOM video conferencing software. Learning resources are provided for download. Typically, courses are scheduled for evenings, allowing you to access training without interfering with your work schedule and without the expense of travel and accommodations.

ON DEMAND VERSIONS! We also provide access to the EQUIP courses at any time using recordings of previous sessions. This approach allows you to complete the training sessions whenever it's most convenient for you, rather than at specific scheduled times. Instructors are available for one-on-one support. The full slate of learning resources are provided including PowerPoint handouts, learning exercises, case studies, etc.  Contact us for access to these on-demand courses.

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Course Registration and Payment

To register for our courses, please choose one below. For more information, please contact us directly by phone or email.

  • Cancellations received at least 7 days prior to course date will result in a full refund.
  • Cancellations received less than 7 days prior to the course are subject to a $200 administrative fee, with full reimbursement of the remaining balance.
  • Substitutions of attendees is permitted up to and including the day of the course.

We process payment by e-transfer or credit card. Cheques by snail mail are okay too!

EQUIP Training may have to postpone or cancel courses due to insufficient enrollment, in which case EQUIP's liability is limited to a refund of the registration fee.

Entry Level Courses


BC Regulatory Framework For Onsite Sewerage

This course provides the common core competencies required by the Engineers and Geoscientists of BC for self-declaration of sewerage qualifications and by the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of BC for all categories of Registered Onsite Wastewater Practitioner certification. Topics include an in-depth exploration of the BC Sewerage System Regulation.



Sewerage System Specification and Installation Standards

This course provides an in-depth orientation to the BC Standard Practice Manual section 6 - Specification and Installation Standards. Recommended for Engineers and Geologists engaged in on site sewerage design and applicants for ASTTBC certification as a ROWP Installer or Planner.



Onsite Sewerage Design

This course provides training for design of on-site sewerage systems in BC.  Recommended for professionals (P.Eng., P.Geo.) engaged in sewerage design and applicants for ASTTBC certification as a ROWP Planner. Topics include site assessment and soils characterization.



Onsite Sewerage Maintenance and Inspection

This course provides training for maintenance and inspection of on-site sewerage systems in BC.


Advanced Level Courses


Onsite Sewerage: Hydraulic Design for Pressure Distribution Systems

This course provides training for sizing pumps, determining dose volume and frequency, achieving compliance with uniform dispersal standards of the SPM, timed dosing design, zoned dosing and other aspects of hydraulic design for onsite sewerage systems.



Onsite Sewerage: Advanced Soil Permeability Testing

This course provides advanced training for permeability testing of soils for onsite sewerage design.



Onsite Sewerage: Evapotranspiration Beds

This course provides advanced training for design of evapotranspiration (ET) beds and evapotranspiration absorption (ETA) beds.



Onsite Sewerage Systems: Advanced Soils-Based Design

This course provides an advanced 'refresher' for soils characterization and advanced quantified methods for custom design approaches including departures from SPM standards. It is best suited for Practitioners and Professionals with previous training and experience for soils characterization and design of onsite sewerage systems.



High Strength/Commercial Wastewater

This course provides advanced competencies for design of treatment and dispersal systems receiving non-residential, high strength sewage.



Onsite Sewerage: Quality Management and Competency Declarations for Professionals

This course provides advanced training regarding EGBC expectations for self-declaration of sewerage competency and quality management procedures for Professionals engaged in onsite sewerage practice.



Introduction to Engineered Wetlands

This course provides an introduction to Professional design of engineered wetlands for sewerage treatment.


Get in touch!

We value one-to-contact. Please don't hesitate to call or email us for discussion about your pathway to ROWP certification or your professional development needs.

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Phone: 250-468-9772

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