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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.


CWEA Board Nominees Approved for Election
CWEA members are invited to attend CWEA’s Annual Business Meeting and vote more
California Water Associations Launch Internship Website as Profession Faces Shortage of Workers
The Internship board is supported by CA Water Careers, West Valley College more
James Clark Adds 2017 WEF Fellow Designation to Robust List of Achievements
James H. Clark, Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) president 2001–2002, is more
Mainstream and Side Stream Nutrient Removal Workshop Presentations Available
In 2015 WEF released The Nutrient Roadmap with an aspirational goal: The more