Health Department Meeting RE: Loop Installation Regulation

There are no upcoming dates for this event.

We’ve planned a meeting for local health department leaders regarding the State of Illinois’ new regulations on geothermal closed loop installation – the meeting will be Wednesday, March 11, starting at 10 am. Continuing education credits are available for this training – Three local health protection grant water CEU’s and four licensed environmental health practitioner (LEHP) CEU’s will be credited for participants. The LEHP continuing education credits are sponsored by IDPH, License No. 200-000103.

For more information about that, please contact Dave Johnson at the IL Department of Public Health.

David W. Johnson, P.E.
Private Water and Closed Loop Well Program Manager

Illinois Department of Public Health
525 West Jefferson Street
Springfield, Illinois 62761
(217)782-5830, Fax (217)557-1188
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Members of the IDPH Closed Loop Board and IDPH staff will be in attendance.


  • 10 am Welcome Overview of geothermal or ground-source heat pump systems  – Speaker TBA
  • 11 am State regulations and what IDPH expects – Dave Johnson, IL Dept. of Public Health
  • Noon Lunch
  • 1 pm Performing an inspection of a geothermal vertical closed loop – Dominique Durbin, Durbin Geothermal and member of IDPH Closed Loop Board

There’s an early bird $25 registration for this meeting, which just covers the costs of lunch and materials. Early bird prices end March 3, registration will be $35 for this meeting.  Participants can register online and complete an on-line payment for registration below.

If you would like to pay via check please make the check payable to:

Attn: John Freitag
6460 S 6th St Frontage Rd E
Springfield, IL 62712

If paying by check please enclose a note with the check stating registrant name(s) and the seminar name.