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CWEA Certifications

For wastewater and water resource recovery careers.

State Water Board Wastewater Certification

Certification program for wastewater treatment facility operation

State Water Board Drinking Water Certification

Certification program for potable water treatment facility operation

CA-NV AWWA Certifications

Programs for drinking water careers.


Careers in the water industry provide the opportunity to earn a good living for yourself and your family while serving your community and protecting the environment.


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CWEA and Partners Launch Website for Water Internships and Apprenticeships
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Creating The Space To Innovate
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The Past President Project – “Finding Fred”
Did you know that CWEA’s second President was an early leader in more