Certification Exam Registration & Info


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Certification Exam Information


Visit DEP's Operator Certification Information Center for all information related to becoming a certified operator for a drinking water or wastewater treatment facility.  For DEP's Certification Exam Study material, click here or contact the Operator Training staff at 717-787-0122.  Email the DEP if you have questions related to becoming certified or call the DEP at 717-787-5236.

Operators who intend to take the certification exam should read the document posted directly below  titled "Important Information for Operators Taking Exams" PRIOR to completing any registration forms.

Important Information for Operators Registering to Take Exams (PDF)

Courtesy of the PA DEP
 

A confirmation letter will be issued within 14 days of receiving a completed DEP Registration Form and payment of the Registration Fee:

PWEA Members:    $  75
Non-Members:        $115


 

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 (paper exam) – 88 seats available
Kalahari Convention Center (site of PWEA’s Annual Conference) – Pocono Manor PA
Registration Deadline:  Friday, June 2

DEP 6/7/17 Registration Form (PDF)
    Pay Registration Fee Online (credit card payment immediately guarantees a seat)
Registration Payment Form (PDF; use this form if mailing a check payment)
 

Thursday, July 6, 2017 (paper exam) – 41 seats available
Double Tree/Hilton – Washington PA
Registration Deadline:  Friday, June 16

DEP 7/6/17 Registration Form (PDF)
    Pay Registration Fee Online (credit card payment immediately guarantees a seat)
Registration Payment Form (PDF; use this form if mailing a check payment)
 

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 (computer-based exam)
SOLD OUT


Click here to view DEP's list of ALL 2017 Certification Exams. 


Study Programs, Associates Degree and Community College Certificate Programs


Sacramento Home Study Program

Offers training materials and manuals.
Visit our website
Contact us by email
916-278-6142


Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

Water Management Technology - Associate Degree
750 E King Street
Lancaster, PA 17602

For information on Associates Degree Program, email: Katie Surra 
Thaddeous Stevens College of Technology Website 
Thaddeous Stevens College of Technology Facebook Page

Water Management Technology Brochure
Water Management Technology Model Schedule


Harrisburg Area Community College

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
HACC Harrisburg Campus
Contact Rusty Brink at 717-221-1338
Email Rusty Brink at
ebrink@hacc.edu
Manufacturing Coordinator
Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division


HACC WWTP Program Flyer
HACC WWTP Program Schedule

 

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Visit the PA DEP Operator Information Center webpages.

Email the PA DEP if you have questions related to becoming certified or what to study for the certification exam. Or, call the PaDEP at 717.787.5236.

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