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Well Care Videos

Free videos from PrivateWellClass.org

Is My Water Safe to Drink - Recorded Live on January 20, 2016

In this webinar recording you’ll learn about caring for your private well and best practices to protect your water supply from contamination. The webinar will answer questions such as:
  • Where your well water comes from,
  • Knowing if there are naturally occurring contaminants in your area, and
  • Sampling and treating water from your private well.


PrivateWellClass.org is a service of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Funding has been provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership. Click here to sign up for our free well care e-course.

What is an aquifer?

Most wells, whether they’re used by community water systems, industries, or private well owners, draw their water from an aquifer. An aquifer is a geologic unit—usually either sand and gravel or cracked and creviced bedrock—that can provide useable quantities of water to a well. This video explains further.


PrivateWellClass.org is a service of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Funding has been provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership. Click here to sign up for our free well care e-course.

What Realtors Need to Know about Homes with Well Water - Recorded Live on December 2, 2015

This webinar recording will help realtors understand the private well issues that affect real estate transactions, including an overview of how wells work. The webinar will answer questions such as:
  • Issues important to home buyers and sellers,
  • Well construction and maintenance basics, and
  • How well water quality and construction can affect property value


PrivateWellClass.org is a service of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Funding has been provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership. Click here to sign up for our free well care e-course.

Well Care 101 - Recorded Live on November 4, 2015

In this webinar recording you’ll learn well care best practices and how to ensure the water in your well is safe to drink. The webinar will answer questions such as:
  • Basic well construction,
  • Testing your well water, and
  • Treatment options.


PrivateWellClass.org is a service of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Funding has been provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership. Click here to sign up for our free well care e-course.

Is My Water Safe to Drink - Recorded Live on September 23, 2015

In this webinar recording you’ll learn about caring for your private well and best practices to protect your water supply from contamination. The webinar will answer questions such as:
  • Where your well water comes from,
  • Knowing if there are naturally occurring contaminants in your area, and
  • Sampling and treating water from your private well.


PrivateWellClass.org is a service of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Funding has been provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership. Click here to sign up for our free well care e-course.