Study Help: Division of Drinking Water

Studying 20-30 hours for lower level exams and 40-50 hours for upper levels is recommended. Prepare by getting the study materials you need to pass the exam. Successful passing of the exam means you won’t have to wait 30 days, pay another fee, and do it all over again.

The exam will cover these six categories:

  1. Math
  2. Operation and Maintenance
  3. Pumps
  4. Chemical Feed
  5. Rules
  6. Safety and Security
Distribution
Basic

Basic:
Grade Levels SS, D1, D2

Study Presentations

These PowerPoint presentations cover most of the material covered in the exam.

  • Basic Math
    PPT | PDF
  • Disinfection
    PPT | PDF
  • Operation and Maintenance
    PPT | PDF
  • Pumps and Motors
    PPT | PDF
  • Rules Update
    PPT | PDF
  • Safety and Security
    PPT | PDF
  • Water Treatment Operation and Maintenance
    PPT | PDF

Screencasts
Watch pre-certification videos and take the practice quizzes.

Study Guide

This covers each category with about 30 or more practice questions each. Answers are
covered in the study presentations linked above.

  • Distribution Basic
    PDF | DOC

Math Formulas
You will need to know these formulas for many questions in the exam.

American Water College Math Videos
Watch the videos in the water math section to help prepare for the exam.

Advanced

Advanced:
Grade Levels D3 & D4

Study Presentations

These PowerPoint presentations cover most of the material covered in the exam.

  • Advanced Math
    PPT | PDF
  • Disinfection
    PPT | PDF
  • Operation and Maintenance
    PPT | PDF
  • Pumps and Motors
    PPT | PDF
  • Rules Update
    PPT | PDF
  • Safety and Security
    PPT | PDF
  • Water Treatment Operation and Maintenance
    PPT | PDF

Screencasts
Watch pre-certification videos and take the practice quizzes.

Study Guide

This covers each category with about 30 or more practice questions each. Answers are
covered in the study presentations linked above.

  • Distribution Advanced
    PDF | DOC

Math Formulas
You will need to know these formulas for many questions in the exam.

American Water College Math Videos
Watch the videos in the water math section to help prepare for the exam.

Treatment
Basic

Treatment:
Grade Levels T1 & T2

Study Presentations

These PowerPoint presentations cover most of the material covered in the exam.

  • Basic Math
    PPT | PDF
  • Disinfection
    PPT | PDF
  • Operation and Maintenance
    PPT | PDF
  • Pumps and Motors
    PPT | PDF
  • Rules Update
    PPT | PDF
  • Safety and Security
    PPT | PDF
  • Water Treatment Operation and Maintenance
    PPT | PDF

Screencasts
Watch pre-certification videos and take the practice quizzes.

Study Guide

This covers each category with about 30 or more practice questions each. Answers are
covered in the study presentations linked above.

Math Formulas
You will need to know these formulas for many questions in the exam.

American Water College Math Videos
Watch the videos in the water math section to help prepare for the exam.

Advanced

Treatment:
Grade Levels T3 & T4

Study Presentations

These PowerPoint presentations cover most of the material covered in the exam.

  • Advanced Math
    PPT | PDF
  • Disinfection
    PPT | PDF
  • Operation and Maintenance
    PPT | PDF
  • Pumps and Motors
    PPT | PDF
  • Rules Update
    PPT | PDF
  • Safety and Security
    PPT | PDF
  • Water Treatment Operation and Maintenance
    PPT | PDF

Screencasts
Watch pre-certification videos and take the practice quizzes.

Study Guide

This covers each category with about 30 or more practice questions each. Answers are
covered in the study presentations linked above.

  • Treatment Advanced
    PDF | DOC

Math Formulas
You will need to know these formulas for many questions in the exam.

American Water College Math Videos
Watch the videos in the water math section to help prepare for the exam.

Training Calendar
Find pre-certification classes and more training and relevant events near you. Provided by the Utah Water and Wastewater Training Coalition.

Lending Library
The exams were created using Reference Books as official reference. You can check out these and many more great resources for free from our Lending Library. We have books and DVDs that cover everything you need to know.

Email DDWOpCert@utah.gov to get started.



Contact Info

Dawnie Jacobo
(801) 536-4217
DDWOpCert@utah.gov