WWOA Sections Offer Up to Two (2) Discounted Training Sessions Per Year.  Contact Your Section Director for Details:

Central Section: Frank Owens, Jr., [email protected]

Eastern Shore Section: Sarah Smith, [email protected]

Southern Section: Mike Emery, [email protected]

Western Section: Bruce Darner, [email protected]



Water and Wastewater Operators 2020 Annual Short Courses

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 may 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. 

WWOA offers sixteen (16) scholarships per year.  Visit our Short Courses page at Short Courses.

This year’s Short Course will be held at Washington College, Chestertown, MD May 31st - June 5th, 2020. Visit the website at www.wwoshortcourses.org for more information

Due to current events, WWO Short Courses is cancelling the May 1st- June 5th Training session in Chestertown, MD



WWOA Spring Training, April 21, 2020, Comfort Inn, Bowie, MD


Due to current events, WWOA is cancelling the April 21st Spring Training session in Bowie, MD.


Additional Training Information:

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

Sacramento Home Study Program

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

Training Information