Category: Wastewater

Fall 2021 Utah Wastewater Operator Certification Exam

When September 1, 2022—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 5, 2022. This is a separate application and fee from the RWAU conference registration. Applicants may sign up for any offered wastewater exam. November 3, …

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Spring 2022 Utah Wastewater Operator Certification Exam

When March 4, 2022 Friday, 8:30 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, February 4, 2022. This is a separate application and fee from the RWAU conference registration. April 28, 2022 Thursday, 12:30 p.m. Multiple locations:  Bluffdale, Ogden, …

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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 …

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Grandfather Clause:
Wastewater Operator Certification Program

You must have applied for initial certification under this program before 12/31/94 to be considered eligible for a grandfather certificate. You can obtain a grandfather certificate which is valid only at the wastewater works at which you are employed if you meet the following criteria: You are a chief operator or person having direct responsible …

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Certification Exams:
Wastewater Operator Certification Program

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 …

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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 the Utah Administrative Code, R317-10. Certification Questions Application FormsWhere do I get them? …

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SARS-CoV-2 Sewage Monitoring

SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19, hereafter referred to as the virus) is shed in feces by infected individuals. Virus concentrations in sewage can be measured by collecting a sample at the inlet of sewage treatment plants. This information provides a pooled indicator of the status and trends of COVID-19 infections in communities served by …

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Sample Letter for Approval for Wastewater Operator CEUs

Date Wastewater Operator Certification ProgramDEQ/Division of Water QualityPO Box 144870Salt 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 training course. Sponsor: Utah Chapter of the Red Cross. Instructor: John Smith, EMT—Red Cross …

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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: Additional Suggestions and Resources 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 …

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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

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 Revolving Fund (SRF) program for repair or replacement of septic systems when applicants meet the requirements. Onsite (Septic) Wastewater Systems Rule—Utah Administrative …

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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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