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The 2015 PN Region Classroom Dam Operator Training will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 1-2, 2015 in Bend Oregon.

Overall Class Deadlines
Class RSVP / Registration: November 28, 2015
Lodging / Room Reservation Dam Operator Training is being held in Bend Oregon at the Mount Bachelor Village Resort at the government per diem rate of $104 (note: typically rates rise in October so they may be higher than this at registration).

Register with the Resort before October 31st (EARLY THIS YEAR) to ensure lodging for your stay.

Contact the hotel directly: at 877-394-8966 and reference group code 29 88 38 to make reservations. Ask about the options for people traveling in groups.

Event Schedule
Tuesday, December 1 07:00 - 08:00 - Sign-in
  08:00 - 5:00 Class (to include 1 hour lunch on your own)
Wednesday, December 2 08:00 - 5:00 Class (to include 1 hour lunch on your own)

Cost: There is a $20 registration fee for Classroom Dam Operator Training. In the past, Reclamation was able to refund the registration fee if the registrant was unable to attend. Due to the expense involved with issuing refunds, Reclamation will no longer be able to refund the registration fee. However, student substitutions will be accepted. One RSVP per registrant, but payment may be combined.

Registration for Training:

For Reclamation/ DOI Employees:
Registration is required twice for each employee; once with DOI LEARN and once to CDOT coordinator (directions as follows):
Register and obtain supervisor approval via DOI Learn (per person) https://gm2.geolearning.com/geonext/doi/login.geo

  • Login
  • Search Catalog for: Dam Operator Training
  • Confirm information for Bend 2015 course Register – In Comments/Notes section provide method of payment / Cost Authority.
  • Fill out the RSVP Form, 1 form per student; send to smarinelli@usbr.gov.

Student will receive an email confirming their registration in the class.  

For Irrigation Districts / Non-Reclamation agencies:

  • Fill out the RSVP Form, 1 form per student; send to smarinelli@usbr.gov.
  • Mail in a physical copy of the registration, including a check covering the combined registration fee to the contact information below

Student will receive an email confirming their registration in the class

Note: One Registration form per student, but checks may be combined for all students.



Classroom Dam Operator Training Coordinator
Suzanne Marinelli, MEP
Emergency Management Program Coordinator
Facilities O&M
(208) 378-5204
smarinelli@usbr.gov

Bureau of Reclamation
Pacific Northwest Region
1150 Curtis Road, Suite 100
Boise, ID 83706

Last Updated: 8/4/15