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Obtaining Certification

Passing a certification exam does not result in issuance of a certificate.
 
You must apply for certification after passing an exam by submitting an application and the $100 application fee. Submitting an application does not guarantee certification. OpCert's final decision may result in a lower level of certification than what you're seeking or may not result in certification at all. The application fee is non-refundable, regardless of the decision.


View certification requirements.

Ways to Apply for Certification

Online Application

Apply Using Your Online Operator Profile


Paper Application

Apply by Mail

  • Complete the "Application for Operator Certification" form and mail it with the $100 application fee to:
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Operator Training and Certification Program
410 Willoughby Avenue, Suite 303
P.O. Box 111800
Juneau, AK 99811-1800

Apply by Email

 

Application for Operator Certification Forms:

Incomplete or unsigned applications will be returned without review.


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Contact

Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Operator Training and Certification Program
P.O. Box 111800
Juneau, AK 99811-1800
Phone Number: (907) 465-1139
Fax Number: (907) 465-5177
Email Address: dec.opcert@alaska.gov