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Utah Wastewater Operator Certification Program
Administered by the Utah Division of Water Quality
- Applications and Forms
- Becoming a Certified Wastewater Operator in Utah
- Calendar: Utah W/WW Operator Training Calendar Events
- Certification Exams
- Certification Without Examination (Grandfather Clause)
- Contact Information
- Continuing Education (CEU) Requirements
- Criteria for Wastewater Operator Training Courses
- Current CEU Status
- Examination Preparation
Exams are offered at various locations throughout the state. Relevant locations are listed on the details page for each date. Exam application is SEPARATE from the RWAU Conference or any Wastewater Operator Training Seminar registration.
*Note: The UVU (formerly UVSC) Seminar program was discontinued February 11, 2008. Training sponsored by other organizations is available and may be listed on the online training calendar for water and wastewater operators.
The following maps and lists will require a PDF Reader. See the link at the bottom of the page.
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Beginning July 1, 2009, the application fee is $50 per exam and ALL applicants must have a notarized Citizen / Alien Identification Certification form with copy of photo ID (see Application page) on file with the Division.
These individuals have been confirmed as of the date on the report. Please verify that the exam listed is the one you expect to take. If you have any questions, e-mail or phone (801) 536-4344 immediately .
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Please Note: A photo ID is required for admittance. You will need to bring two sharp #2 pencils, good eraser, and non-programmable calculator. No cell phones, textbooks, notes, or any other materials are permitted in the testing room—scratch paper, answer sheets, formula sheets, etc. will be provided. Time allotted for the exam is three (3) hours, in compliance with ABC's testing recommendations.
Each wastewater exam is composed of 100 multiple-choice questions covering the Need-to-Know Criteria as itemized on ABC's Web site. For more information on content of exams, see the exam preparation information.
We are charged for every exam ordered and/or corrected. Therefore, if you cannot attend, your exam fee cannot be refunded nor credited for the next exam if it is canceled after the application deadline. However, if someone can be found to take your place, you will be refunded the exam fee. Please call if you cannot attend the test.
Exam results will be mailed to the address on file 4-6 weeks following each exam. The post office is not allowed to forward correspondence from us—it will be returned. Please call (801) 536-4344 if you have not received your scores after that time, or to notify us of an address change.
In compliance with the American with Disabilities Act, individuals with special needs (including auxiliary communicative aids and services) should contact Ashley Nelsen, Office of Human Resources, at (801) 903-3978, TDD (801) 903-3978 or 711, at least five working days prior to the scheduled testing date.