Certificate and License Renewals
(Class 1 to 4)
This information is for operators seeking to renew their existing drinking water certificate or wastewater license. Operator certificates are generally valid for a three year period. To renew, you must:
Certificate Renewal Forms
Certification Guide for Operators and Water Quality Analysts of
Drinking Water Systems
Every operator is required to complete the mandatory certificate renewal course within each renewal period. This course is coordinated by the WCWC. The course is available in two formats: classroom and correspondence. The course content is changed every three years, and is meant to ensure that all operators are kept up to date on emerging issues within the industry. This course will count as part of the Continuing Education requirements as 7 hours or 0.7 continuing education units (CEUs). For information on how to register for this course please contact the WCWC at 1-866-515-0550 or visit their web site: www.wcwc.ca
On January 1, 2012, a new mandatory certificate renewal course was implemented. This course is titled Treating and Distributing Safe Drinking Water course and it will replace the Safeguarding Drinking Water Quality course.