Category: Wastewater

Wastewater Operator Certification Program

This page contains information intended to help interested parties become familiar with the Certification Program and related upcoming events. If you have further questions about the program, phone (801) 536-4344, or send an Email. Rules governing this program can be found in Utah Administrative Code, R317-10.

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Wastewater Exam Preparation Information and Suggestions:
Wastewater Operator Certification Program

Utah’s Wastewater Operator Certification Program uses standardized exams produced by the Association of Boards of Certification (ABC). These exams are developed to evaluate relevant knowledge that wastewater operators “need to know” as compiled from surveys of actual operators working at facilities throughout the United States. Much of that knowledge is expected to be from actual work experience in collection and wastewater treatment.

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Fall 2019 Utah Wastewater Operator Certification Exam

Jump to: Applications Apply Cost Deadline Exams When When August 29, 2019—Thursday, 8:45 a.m. to Noon Davis Conference Center, Layton, Utah Applications must be received at the Division of Water Quality office by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 2, 2019. This is a separate application and fee from the RWAU conference registration. Applicants may sign …

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Spring 2020 Utah Wastewater Operator Certification Exam

Jump to: Applications Apply Cost Exams Offered When February 28, 2020 Friday, 8:45 a.m. to noon Dixie Center, St. George, Utah Applications must be received at the Division of Water Quality office by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 31, 2020. This is a separate application and fee from the RWAU conference registration. April 22, 2020 …

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Sample Letter for Approval for Wastewater Operator CEUs

Menu: Sample Wastewater Operator Continuing Education (CEU) Request w/Roster (10 KB) Date Wastewater Operator Certification Program DEQ/Division of Water Quality PO Box 144870 Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4870 Dear Council: The Anyplace Sewer District is sponsoring a CPR/First Aid training course on Sept.1, 20__. The relevant details are as follows: Name of Course: CPR/First Aid …

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Criteria for Wastewater Operator Training Courses

All CEUs for certificate renewal are subject to review for approval to ensure that the training is applicable to wastewater works operation. The council shall review training documentation and recommend appropriate CEU or credit assignment.

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Continuing Education (CEU) Requirements
Wastewater Operator Certification Program

Menu: Sample Letter for Approval for Wastewater Operator CEUs Sample Wastewater Operator Continuing Education (CEU) Request w/Roster (10 KB) Current CEU Status (167 KB) Continuing education is required to maintain your wastewater certificate. For grades I and II, 2 CEUs are required for renewal. For grades III and IV, 3 CEUs are necessary. Required CEUs …

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Applications and Forms:
Wastewater Operator Certification Program

This page provides access to the Wastewater Operator Certification Application forms. For a simple renewal, use the Renewal Form (1 MB). All other requests require the longer form. Note: A Citizenship/Alien ID Certification Form is required to be in your file as of July 1, 2009. If you have not already submitted one to DWQ, …

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Application Forms (for Onsite Professionals):
Onsite Wastewater Program

Choose the form for your situation Any individual wishing to hold an Onsite Professional certification in the state of Utah must apply to the Division of Water Quality. If you do not have a current Onsite Professional certification for that particular level, you will need to meet the requirements for “Original Certification.” If your certification …

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Onsite Wastewater Program

Jump to: Onsite (Septic) Wastewater Systems Onsite Professional Certification Onsite Related Rules Variance Request Procedure Program Contacts Professional List (212 KB) Training/Testing The Onsite Program includes certification of Onsite System Professionals, review of designs and plans for onsite septic systems (including large underground systems), operating permits and information about financial assistance available through the State …

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Wastewater

Jump to: Related Definitions Design Requirement Rules Financial Assistance Municipal Wastewater Planning Program Onsite (Septic) Wastewater Systems Operating Permits Wastewater Operators Related Definitions Definitions found in Rule R317-1 Design Requirement Rules Rule R317-3, Design Requirements for Wastewater Collection, Treatment and Disposal Systems Rule R317-4, Onsite Wastewater Systems Rule R317-5, Large Underground Wastewater Disposal (LUWD) Systems …

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