Voluntary Certification

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

Scheduled Exams – Fall/Winter 2017-18

Type Date Location Training
 Collection Systems 10/18/17 Elias Fire Training Center, Fairfield, CT*  NEIWPCC
 Collection Systems 10/25/17 Amherst WWTF, Amherst, MA*  NEIWPCC
 Collection Systems 10/27/17 Change of venue: Hampton Inn & Suites, W. Yarmouth, MA*  NEWWTA
 Collection Systems 11/01/17

Portland Water District, Portland, ME*

 Collection Systems  12/07/17 Hampton Inn, Raynham, MA* 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 two organizations:

  • The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC)
  • The 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.