Voluntary Certification

NEWEA offers individuals the opportunity to become certified voluntarily for Wastewater Collection Systems Operator and Laboratory Analyst.

Scheduled Exams – Spring 2019

Type Date Location Training
Collection Systems 04/12/19 Fort Taber Community Center, New Bedford, MA* NEIWPCC
Lab Procedures 05/01/19 Fairfield Regional Fire School (Elias Fire Training Ctr), Fairfield, CT* NEIWPCC
Lab Procedures 05/08/19 Amherst WWTP, Amherst, MA* NEIWPCC
Collection Systems 05/09/19 CT DEEP Marine Headquarters, Old Lyme, CT* NEIWPCC
Collection Systems 05/09/19 Kennebunk Sewer District, Admin Office, Kennebunk, ME* NEWWTA
Collection Systems 05/23/19 Bangor WPCF, Bangor, ME* NEIWPCC
Collection Systems 06/05/19 Stockbridge Town Offices, Stockbridge, MA* NEIWPCC
Collection Systems 06/13/19 NH DES Training Center, Franklin, NH* NEWWTA
*Cost of the exam is included with training;
$50 fee if taking exam only

Additional Certification Training Opportunities

Voluntary certification in Wastewater Collection Systems and Wastewater Laboratory Analyst Training are offered by the following organizations:

  • New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC)
  • North East Water and Wastewater Training Associates (NEWWTA)

Please contact them to register. The appropriate NEWEA examination will be given following the conclusion of the training course.  Separate registration is required for the course and exam.


Contact Linda Austin at the NEWEA office for more information, exam applications, exam results, and copies of results.