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Water and Wastewater Operator Certification Examination Preparatory Training

Preparing for certification testing?
Our Test Prep courses are offered statewide!
 

  • Local courses - See open courses and course hour requirements below.
    We hold classes periodically across the state on a fee basis.
     
  • Custom on-site courses - We can also schedule customize an on-site course for you to be held at a facility of your choice.Call the ARWA at (334) 396-5511 to schedule training at your location! Or send your Training Information Request to us on the Contact Us form linked below, and we will contact you!

    Contact Us about Custom On-Site Training
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Local Courses

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Course/Location Instructor
Date/Time
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Grade I/II Water
30 hour course
Course: $400
Manual
  $150 Member
  $175 Non-Member
 
Location:
181 Claiborne Street
Monroeville, Alabama

Chris Lovelace
 
January 22, 2018
5:00 pm

Please register by January 12, 2018. If registration is received later, you may not receive books and materials before the course starts.

or
PDF Information and Registration Form
then  
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Grade I/II Water
30 hour course
Course: $400
Manual
  $150 Member
  $175 Non-Member
 
Location:
161 Speedway
Industrial Drive
Lincoln, Alabama

Rodney Everett
 
February 5, 2018
3:00 pm

Please register by January 26, 2018. If registration is received later, you may not receive books and materials before the course starts.

or
PDF Information and Registration Form
then  
Pay Online

Grade I/II Water
30 hour course
Course: $400
Manual
  $240 Member
  $265 Non-Member
 
Location:
2872 S. Highway 123
Ozark, Alabama

Charles Grantham
 
February 27, 2018
6:00 pm

Please register by February 16, 2018. If registration is received after this date, you may not receive books and materials before the course starts.

or
PDF Information and Registration Form
then  
Pay Online

* Students are responsible for the purchase of the Course Manuals and other training materials. Student participation is the responsibility of the employer and/or student. The ARWA is not responsible for student involvement, participation, attendance, or course completion by the student. The ARWA neither implies nor guarantees that any student will pass the State of Alabama Water or Wastewater ABC Certification Examination. The ARWA reserves the right to refuse any and all enrollments and the right to terminate enrollment of any student due to lack of participation and/or conduct.

Courses are offered for water or wastewater operator certification examination preparation purposes only. They are not available for Continuing Education Hours (CEHs). Individuals must attend 100% of each course for substitution of required experience credit purposes for operator certification.

It is the responsibility of each individual attending an ARWA Water and Wastewater Operator Certification Exam Preparatory Training Course to comply with the ADEM Division 10 Regulations in order to qualify for a certification examination through the ADEM and to meet operator certification requirements.

Each ARWA Water and Wastewater Operator Certification Exam Preparatory Training Program Course requires a 10 student minimum (or equivalent cost) in order to be held, with a maximum number of 15 students per location.

Enrollment Fees for the courses below are as follows:

  • 30 hour water or wastewater course - $400.00 per student*
  • 45 hour water or wastewater course - $500.00 per student*
  • 60 hour water or wastewater course - $650.00 per student*

* Enrollment Fees do not include the cost of the Study Guide. Study guide purchase is the responsibility of the student and is required for course participation.

New classes are being scheduled regularly, please check back or contact the ARWA at 334-396-5511 for information on additional classes.

Course Hour Requirements

Water Operator Training Course Information (Grade I)

Water Distribution Systems 15 hrs

  
Water Operator Training Course Information (Grades II & III)

Water Distribution Systems 15 hrs
Water Treatment 15 hrs

  
Water Operator Training Course Information (Grades III & IV)

Water Treatment 45 hrs
Advanced Water Treatment 45 hrs

  
Wastewater Operator Training Course Information (Grade IC)

Sanitary Sewer Collection Systems 30 hrs

  
Wastewater Operator Training Course Information (Grades IC - I)

Sanitary Sewer Collection Systems 15 hrs
Wastewater Treatment 15 hrs

  
Wastewater Operator Training Course Information (Grades II - IV)

Wastewater Treatment 45 hrs
Advanced Wastewater Treatment 45 hrs

 

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For more information about
  the Water and Wastewater Operator
Certification Renewal Process, 
go to the ADEM web site
at adem.alabama.gov.

 

  

 

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