Get Certified: Plant Maintenance Technologist Certification
The ABC plant maintenance technologist certification program offers Class I, II, and III certification for water and wastewater plant maintenance technologists.
ABC defines the three Plant Maintenance Technologist certification levels as follows:
|Plant Maintenance Technologist Certification Levels|
|Class I||Lubricating, performing readings, conducting rounds, and performing routine preventive maintenance|
Tearing down equipment, performing repairs, installing, and reinstalling
|Class III||Inspecting and managing Class I and II duties, and analyzing and performing predictive maintenance|
To qualify for Plant Maintenance Technologist certification, the following education and experience requirements must be met:
Plant Maintenance Technologist Certification Education & Experience Requirements
|Class I||High school diploma, GED, or equivalent||One year of acceptable maintenance experience in a water or wastewater system|
|Class II||High school diploma, GED, or equivalent||Three years of acceptable maintenance experience in a water or wastewater system with a minimum of two years performing Class II duties|
|Class III||High school diploma, GED, or equivalent||Five years of acceptable maintenance experience in a water or wastewater system with a minimum of two years performing Class III duties|
Individuals who do not meet the above requirements may be still eligible through ABC’s system that allows for substitution of education and experience. In addition, ABC offers an “in-training” certification to those applicants who do not yet meet our education and experience requirements.
Along with meeting the education and experience requirements, the technologist must pass the Plant Maintenance Technologist Certification Exam. For more information about the examination, please refer to Examination Resources.
Download and print the Plant Maintenance Technologist Certification Application. Return the completed application to:
Attn: Plant Maintenance Technologist Certification Application
2805 SW Snyder Blvd., Suite 535
Ankeny, IA 50023