CAWST, the Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology, is offering a free, one-hour online training session, "Introduction to Environmental Sanitation" on Thursday, October 23rd.
The training session will take place at 8:00 AM MDT (Calgary). Find the local time in your region.
This is a free webinar, but registration is required. Register for the webinar here: https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/8387040972075046913
Environmental Sanitation aims to protect and promote human health and well-being by providing a clean environment and breaking the cycle of disease. Participants of this webinar are invited to take a broader look at the community. We will address different, but interconnected, aspects, including human and animal excreta management, solid waste management, vector control and domestic wastewater management.
Participants of this 60-minute online training will cover:
- Factors that contribute to poor environmental sanitation
- Diseases related to environmental sanitation and how to prevent disease transmission
- Introduction to environmental sanitation inspection forms, a tool used to evaluate community environmental sanitation and identify challenges
- Opportunities for environmental sanitation project implementation