More About the Operator Training & Certification Program

The Operator Training and Certification Program develops training programs, administers examinations and certifies operators of community water and wastewater systems.
 
Our primary services are:
  • Develop training curricula, correspondence courses, certification standards, and examination materials for over 2,500
        certified drinking water and wastewater system operators.
  • Coordinate and notify operators of training opportunities
  • Work with the Alaska Water and Wastewater Advisory Board to establish standards for certifying operators and to
        adjudicate certification actions.
  • Maintain a lending library of reference and training materials.
  • Administer Semi-Annual Statewide Certification Exams.

Program Contact:

Phone Number: (907) 465-1139
Fax Number: (907) 465-5177
Email: dec.opcert@alaska.gov