Training Information

Water and Wastewater Operators Annual Short Course

The Short Course Committee functions as a non-profit combined effort of the WWOA, and our partners the Chesapeake Water Environment Association (CWEA), and the Chesapeake Section, American Water Works Association (CSAWWA). The Short Course Committee directs its efforts to the training of environmental systems personnel and to advancing the professional status of personnel engaged in the management, design, construction, operation and maintenance of water and wastewater systems. The Short Course Committee plans, arranges, and conducts the annual Short Course training sessions. Courses offered include: Introduction to Water, Water 1 & 2, Water 3 & 4, Advanced Water, Distribution & Collections, Industrial Waste, Introduction to Wastewater, Intermediate Wastewater, Advanced Waste Liquids, Advanced Waste Solids, and Superintendent Training. 

This year’s Short Course will be held at Mount Saint Mary's College, Emmitsburg, MD June 4th - June 9th, 2017. If you have questions about the 2017 Short Course, click here, or you can contact Jim Timmons (410) 396-9607.

Maryland Center for Environmental Training (MCET)

MCET has Maryland's largest and best recognized classroom training program for environmental professionals, including water and wastewater operators, superintendents, sanitarians, local government officials, and industry representatives. MCET Schedule of Classes

Delaware Center for Environmental Training (DCET)

Free Training for Delaware Operators

If you are employed as a municipal, county, or state Water or Wastewater Operator in the state of Delaware, you are eligible for free training. In addition, pump technicians and collection/distribution system mechanics that work in the public sector may also attend the training at no charge.
Please call Jerry Williams at (302) 855-5900 if you have any questions.

Sacramento Home Study Program

6000 J Street, Sacramento, Ca. 95819-6025    916-278-6142 Offers training materials and manuals


Catch our AMR/AMI Road Show and learn the latest in water metering technology from Mueller Systems and Ferguson Waterworks! 

10:00am – 3:00pm
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Lunch Provided

Anne Arundel County Public
Utilities Facility
435 Maxwell Frye Road
Millersville, MD 21108

How To Sign Up?
For further information or to save a
seat, please contact Brian Cowan at
Ferguson Waterworks:
Phone (804)615-5461

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