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Operator Training & Certification Program

Notice Concerning Exams

Online ABC Exams

The following online testing centers have reopened but in a limited capacity:

  • Anchorage: UAA Testing Center
  • Bethel: Yuut Elitnaurviat People's Learning Center
  • Fairbanks: UAF Testing Center
  • Juneau: UAS Testing Center
  • Kenai: Kenai Peninsula College Testing Center 
  • Ketchikan: UAS, Ketchikan Testing Center
  • Kodiak: Kodiak College Testing Center
  • Palmer: Mat-Su College Testing Center
  • Utqiagvik: Ilisagvik College

The reopening of the testing centers is subject to change depending on the course of the COVID-19 pandemic.

There will be social distancing and other safety requirements in place at the testing centers. Be sure to contact the testing center ahead of time and learn about their examinee requirements before going in to take your test.

All other online testing centers are still closed.

Paper Based ABC Exams

Paper based exams may be available to be administered in some rural communities. Please contact the Operator Certification Program for availability.

Alaskan Operator Code of Ethics

To the best of my ability, I will strive to provide good service, protect and preserve public health, public property and the environment by correctly operating water supply and wastewater system equipment, properly completing required reports, adhering to relevant State and Federal regulations, continuing my education in the field, and working with my utility managers to establish clear operating policies for facilities I operate.

2019 Water System Excellence Award

List of Award Recipients


System Owners

Course Providers

Program Staff

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