SMART About Water Training Resources:

SMART About Water CurriculumCurriculum

The SMART About Water Training Curriculum provides instructional materials, (lesson plans, PowerPoint presentations, and trainer notes), evaluation forms, target audience information, and background and reference information for implementing the SMART About Water program. Trainer notes that support the PowerPoint presentations may be found using the "notes page" view feature in PowerPoint. The lesson plans and presentations are designed so that trainers can adapt them to meet local training needs.

The curriculum and its supporting materials can be downloaded or printed in the following sections.

Intro: SMART About Water
In this section . . .
Front Cover, Acknowledgements, SMART About Water Flyer, NESC Flyer

Table of Contents

Section 1: Using the SMART About Water Curriculum

Section 2: Background Information: SMART About Water
In this section . . .
NESC Brief: The SMART About Water Program
SMART About Water Proposal
SMART About Water Goal, Objectives, Outputs, and Outcomes
SMART About Water: RCAP Statement of Work
ASDWA Letter to State Source Water Coordinators
PowerPoint Presentation: Welcome and Brief Review of SMART Project To Date

Section 3: SMART Evaluation Forms
In this section . . .
Summary Sheet Identifying All Evaluation Forms
--- SMART Registration Form and Pre-Assessment for Community Training Session - [ pdf file or editable Word version ]
--- SMART Post-Assessment for Community Training Session - [ pdf file or editable Word version ]
--- Trainer Evaluation - [ pdf file or editable Word version ]
* Still in development: Delayed six-month Follow-up Evaluation/Community Training Session, Trailblazer Pre/Post-Evaluation
--- SMART Call/Contact Record - [ pdf file or editable Word version ]
Applying Stages-of-Change Model to Evaluation of SMART
PowerPoint Presentation: Stages-of-Change Model

Section 4: Module 1: Introduction to SMART About Water
In this section . . .
[ Lesson Plan - pdf file or editable Word version ]
PowerPoint Presentation: SMART About Water Goal, Program Concepts, and Outcomes


Section 5: Module 2: Source Water Assessments: Federal and State Perspectives
In this section . . .
[ Lesson Plan - pdf file or editable Word version ]
1- PowerPoint Presentation: Protecting Sources of Drinking Water, Federal Perspective
2- PowerPoint Presentation: Review of West Virginia's Source Water Assessment and Protection Program: A State Perspective

Section 6: Module 3: Source Water Protection Planning
In this section . . .
[ Lesson Plan - pdf file or editable Word version ]
1- PowerPoint Presentation for Train-the-Trainer: Source Water Protection Plans: Components and Process
2- PowerPoint Presentation for Community Audiences: Source Water Protection Plans: Components and Process

Section 7: Module 4: Protecting Source Water through Wastewater Management
In this section . . .
[ Lesson Plan - pdf file or editable Word version ]
PowerPoint Presentations:
#1 Introduction to Wastewater Management
#2 Protecting Drinking Water From Wastewater Contamination
#3 Introduction to Wastewater Treatment
#4 Onsite Wastewater Treatment Overview
#5 Advanced Treatment
#6 Problem Characterization and Moving to Action
#7 Maintenance and Management
#8 Classroom Exercises

Section 8: Module 5: Social Marketing
In this section . . .
[ Lesson Plan - pdf file or editable Word version ]
1- PowerPoint Presentation for Train-the-Trainer: Using Social Marketing to Achieve SMART About Water Goals
2 - PowerPoint Presentation for Community Audiences: Using Social Marketing to Achieve SMART About Water Goals

Section 9: Tracking and Reporting RCAP Deliverables and Activities
In this section . . .
PowerPoint Presentation for Tracking and Reporting RCAP Activities and Deliverables

Section 10: SMART Audience Reference Sheets

Section 11: SMART "Tool-Kit" and "Additional Resource List"
In this section . . .
[ For links to many free product downloads go to the SMART: Tool Kit Web page and the Additional Resources Web page. ]

Graphic Files and Logos for the Curriculum: The following files are print-ready pdf files.
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