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Get certified in the UMC Program at Water U in these easy steps:

Complete Application (pdf)

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Pass the UMC exam

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Utility Management Certification
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Utility Management Certification Study Guide

The Utility Management Certification Study Guide has been specifically tailored to prepare you for the online Utility Management Certification Exam. The Study Guide was developed by utility management professionals that worked on both the content of the book and the exam. The study guide contains three sections that mirror the content of the online exam and each section contains review questions to better prepare you for what you are will see at exam time.

  • $55 per guide (Call for volume discount information.)

Notes: Price includes shipping and handling. All manuals are shipped via the US Postal Service or UPS. Delivery times may vary based upon ARWA inventory.

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The ARWA/NRWA ServLine Program protects your utility against losses from customers’ water leaks, and provides the opportunity for them to add service line repair replacement protection. Learn more.



Alabama Rural Water Association is a non-profit organization representing water and wastewater systems serving rural communities and towns and commercial firms which support these systems.

We provide assistance to comply with State and Federal regulations, to help with management and operational problems, and to stimulate training initiatives.

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Alabama Rural Water Association
2576 Bell Road
Montgomery AL 36117 
Phone: (334) 396-5511
Fax: (334) 396-7090 


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