Operator Certification

Water Operator Certification

The NDEP-BSDW administers the Water Operator Certification Exam three times a year. You must submit an application to take the exam 45 days prior to the exam date.

Once your application is approved you will receive a notice and your testing location.

Water Certification Exam Dates

March 17, 2016 – LVVWD
Complete applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on February 4, 2016

March 18, 2016 – NvRWA Annual Conference
Complete applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on February 4 2016

June 23, 2016
Complete applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on May 11, 2016

October 6, 2016
Complete applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on August 16, 2016

NDEP Operator Certification testing dates, applications and prep materials


Wastewater Operator Certification

The NWEA administers the Wastewater Operator Certification several times the year. You must submit an application to take the exam 30 days prior to the exam date. Once your application is approved you will receive a notice and your testing location.

Wastewater Certification Exam Dates

March 17, 2016

March 18, 2016 – NvRWA Conference

June 16, 2016

September 15, 2016

December 15, 2016

NWEA Wastewater testing dates, applications, and prep materials