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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.


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PG&E’s Large Integrated Audit Offered to Water/Wastewater Agencies
During the General Manager’s luncheon at AC18 in Sacramento, PG&E reviewed their more
Help Support CWEA’s Teams Headed to WEFTEC 2018
CWEA members need your help! We’re trying to send two awesome teams more
Women in Water Interview: Meet Amy Wong from the City of San Jose
Video produced by the Water Career Pathways program at West Valley College. more
WWD Honors CWEA Members Nataly Dakak and Cristina Ahmadpour as Outstanding Young Professionals
Water & Wastewater Digest’s Class of 2018 Young Professionals includes two Californians… more
Stockholm Junior Water Prize California Hat Trick
CWEA is excited to announce that Visala Tallavarjula of Santa Clara, California will once more