PSAI Virtual Training: Portable Sanitation and Special Events

For the Public,

Tuesday, March 21 • 8:00–9:30 a.m. CDT (UTC-5)

This 90-minute course is relevant to everyone working at a portable sanitation company. Service technicians, sales staff, dispatchers, and office assistants will all benefit from this session. You will learn:

  • How to communicate with customers throughout the bidding process, during the event, and at the post-event meeting.

  • Key considerations in determining the optimal number and types of portable units required.

  • Ideal and acceptable placement configuration options at various special events.

  • Specific behaviors you should employ and those you should avoid when placing, servicing, and picking up special events units.

  • The most likely areas in which problems may develop and understand the steps you can take, both proactively and reactively, to minimize the impact on a successful event.

Rates: Member: $100 / Non-Member: $130

Speaker: Joe Payne, Terry's Pumpin' & Potties, Elko, Nevada

Joe Payne

Joe Payne is the Operations Manager for Terry's Pumpin' and Potties, Inc., in Elko, Nevada. He has been in the portable toilet industry for 11 years. Joe is the 2023 Treasurer of the Board of Directors for the Portable Sanitation Association International (PSAI) and is also the co-chair of the PSAI Training Committee. He has assisted in developing much of the training curriculum for the PSAI over the past 6 years. Joe also has an in-depth background of creating and delivering training sessions for Wildland Fire Fighting and Juvenile Corrections, his work prior to entering the portable toilet industry.


Watch for Additional Virtual Training Sessions!

We will build registration for the following Virtual Training topics in the weeks ahead. Save the Dates!

April 18; 8 a.m. CDT – Portable Sanitation and Work Sites

May 16; 8 a.m. CDT – Portable Sanitation: Preparing for Weather Extremes

June 6; 10 a.m. CDT – Transportation and Logistics

June 13; 10 a.m. CDT – Servicing and Maintaining Equipment

June 20; 10 a.m. CDT – Health, Safety, & Professional Excellence

July 18; 10 a.m. CDT – Portable Sanitation and Special Events

August 22; 10 a.m. CDT – Portable Sanitation and Work Sites

September 19; 10 a.m. CDT – Portable Sanitation: Preparing for Weather Extremes