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Operator’s Certification Exams

2018 PA DEP Operator Cert Exam Schedule
2018 PA DEP OVERALL OP CERT EXAM SCHEDULE


Important Information from PA DEP for Operators taking Exams in 2018

2018 DEP OP CERT EXAM REGISTRATION FORM

Operator Information for taking 2018 Op Cert Exams

PA-AWWA’s 2018 Operator Certification Exam Schedule

*April 5- PA DEP SCRO IN HARRISBURG, PA…ON-LINE EXAM…SOLD OUT!!!
We are accepting applications for the wait list only.
DEADLINE: MARCH 2, 2018

APRIL 5TH 2018 ON LINE REG. FORM

2018 DEP OP CERT EXAM REGISTRATION FORM

Operator Information for taking 2018 Op Cert Exams


*May 10- OP CERT EXAM KALAHARI RESORT IN POCONOS
DEADLINE: APRIL 5, 2018

Special Note: Operators taking exam get a FREE PASS to PA-AWWA’s Annual Conference at KALAHARI RESORT IN POCONOS

MAY 10-KALAHARI OP CERT EXAM REG FORM

2018 DEP OP CERT EXAM REGISTRATION FORM

Operator Information for taking 2018 Op Cert Exams

 

*JUNE 7- PA DEP NWRO IN MEADVILLE, PA …ON-LINE EXAM
DEADLINE: MAY 4, 2018

JUNE 7TH 2018 ON LINE REG. FORM-MEADVILLE…SOLD OUT!!!
We are accepting applications for the wait list only.

2018 DEP OP CERT EXAM REGISTRATION FORM

Operator Information for taking 2018 Op Cert Exams

*JUNE 19- PA DEP SWRO IN PITTSBURGH, PA …ON-LINE EXAM…SOLD OUT!!!
We are accepting applications for the wait list only.
DEADLINE: MAY 16, 2018

JUNE 19TH 2018 ON LINE REG. FORM-PITTSBURGH

2018 DEP OP CERT EXAM REGISTRATION FORM

Operator Information for taking 2018 Op Cert Exams

*SEPTEMBER 19- OP CERT EXAM BEDFORD, PA
DEADLINE: AUGUST 15, 2018

SEPTEMBER 19 OP CERT EXAM REG FORM-BEDFORD

 

2018 DEP OP CERT EXAM REGISTRATION FORM

Operator Information for taking 2018 Op Cert Exams

 

*OCTOBER 17- OP CERT EXAM MANHEIM, PA
DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 13, 2018

OCTOBER 17 OP CERT EXAM REG FORM- MANHEIM

 

2018 DEP OP CERT EXAM REGISTRATION FORM

Operator Information for taking 2018 Op Cert Exams

2018 Water and Wastewater Operators Certification Training

TRAINING FOR OP CERT EXAM
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https://www.paawwa.org/events/

If you have additional questions please contact Nancy Dinger, PA-AWWA at 717-774-8870 or nancydinger@paawwa.org

 2018 Op Cert Training for Operators taking exams

TRAINING FOR THE OP CERT EXAM-HARRISBURG

 

MORNING COURSE – (8:30 AM – 11:45 AM) Disinfection Math Review (#6954)

Focuses on the math calculations for gas chlorination and hypochlorite disinfection, including: dosage/feed rate, chlorine demand/dose, CT, percent concentrations and detention time.  This course is helpful if you are taking the Subclass 11 or 12 exam or need basic math review.

 

AFTERNOON COURSE – (12:30 PM – 3:45 PM) Module 21: Chemical Addition (#7758)

This course was developed to assist students in preparing for the subclass 8, Chemical Addition certification examination.  The course covers the various chemicals and chemical feed systems

utilized at drinking water treatment facilities.  Chemical feed math calculations are also covered in this course.

Each course Approved for 3 PA DEP Contact Hours (Water) – TOTAL of 6 PA DEP Contact Hours (Water)

MARCH 28TH 2018 OP CERT TRAINING REGISTRATION FORM

TRAINING FOR THE OP CERT EXAM-WILKES BARRE

 

MORNING COURSE – (8:30 AM – 11:45 AM) Disinfection Math Review (# 6954)

Focuses on the math calculations for gas chlorination and hypochlorite disinfection, including: dosage/feed rate, chlorine demand/dose, CT, percent concentrations and detention time.  This course is helpful if you are taking the Subclass 11 or 12 exam or need basic math review. 

 

AFTERNOON COURSE – (12:30 PM – 3:45 PM) Ion Exchange & Greensand Review (#7571)

Focuses on inorganic removal chemistry, math review, and treatment methods.  This course is helpful if you are taking the Subclass 9 exam or the General exam.

 Each course Approved for 3 PA DEP Contact Hours (Water) – TOTAL of 6 PA DEP Contact Hours (Water)

MAY 3RD OP CERT TRAINING REGISTRATION FORM

TRAINING FOR THE OP CERT EXAM-CLARION

 

MORNING COURSE – (8:30 AM – 11:45 AM) Disinfection Math Review (#6954)

Focuses on the math calculations for gas chlorination and hypochlorite disinfection, including: dosage/feed rate, chlorine demand/dose, CT, percent concentrations and detention time.  This course is helpful if you are taking the Subclass 11 or 12 exam or need basic math review.

 

AFTERNOON COURSE – (12:30 PM – 3:45 PM) Module 21: Chemical Addition (#7758)

This course was developed to assist students in preparing for the subclass 8, Chemical Addition certification examination.  The course covers the various chemicals and chemical feed systems

utilized at drinking water treatment facilities.  Chemical feed math calculations are also covered in this course.

Each course Approved for 3 PA DEP Contact Hours (Water) – TOTAL of 6 PA DEP Contact Hours (Water)

MAY 31ST 2018 OP CERT TRAINING REGISTRATION FORM

 

Questions: Please call Nancy Dinger or e-mail: nancydinger@paawwa.org

FAX forms to 717-774-0288 or e-mail to nancydinger@paawwa.org

 

Preparing for Operator Certification Exams

The following page includes the Operator Handbook, which lists the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to pass each exam in Appendix A.  The page also contains a link to the DEP training modules as well as training advice for the exams.

http://www.dep.pa.gov/Business/Water/BureauSafeDrinkingWater/OperatorCertification/InitialCertification/Pages/Preparing.aspx


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