Benefits

benefits

By becoming a member of South Carolina Rural Water Association, you will be taking advantage of all of the benefits of the association. SCRWA works daily with water and wastewater professionals in all sectors of the industry; therefore, we understand the needs of water and wastewater utilities and the professionals that operate them.  SCRWA strives to meet those needs by providing easily accessible resources to assist South Carolina utilities. The power of membership is through the resources that the staff, events and training opportunities bring to members and members, in turn, bring to each other.

All members have access to the following benefits and resources:

  • Over 190 years of industry experience available from the SCRWA staff
  • Quality and highly relevant water and wastewater training seminars offered statewide or on-site at your system
  • SCRWA’s quarterly industry-specific magazine, Water is Life
  • The bimonthly SCRWA e-newsletter, Clear eNews, filled with the latest legislative, regulatory, training and event information
  • SCRWA’s annual membership Directory which includes contact information for SCRWA staff, SC Senators and Representatives, key state agencies, all current SCRWA members, plus EPA regulatory quick reference fact sheets
  • Quarterly training calendar, listing dates, times and locations
  • Member discounts to SCRWA training seminars
  • Member discount on registration all SCRWA’s events: Annual Conference, Decision Makers Summit, OfficePro and the Equipment & Operator EXPO
  • Classifieds (items for sale, job postings) on SCRWA’s website at no charge
  • A voice on legislative issues that impact your water and wastewater systems in Columbia and D.C.
  • A vital voice in Atlanta and Washington, DC on EPA regulations that directly affect your water and wastewater systems

Additional System Membership benefits include:

  • On-site, technical assistance to water and wastewater systems available at no charge
  • Emergency response planning and recovery assistance by SCRWA and NIMS/ICS certified staff
  • Sourcewater protection program development assistance available at no charge
  • Educational outreach on environmental education and water conservation in schools or festivals across the state

Additional Associate Membership benefits include:

  • Discounts for exhibitor space at all SCRWA’s events: Annual Conference, Decision Makers Summit, OfficePro and the Equipment & Operator EXPO
  • Advertising and marketing opportunities in SCRWA’s print publications and website

Membership registration forms can be found on the Join Us page.