ABC Members

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Certification Program Members*

* See ABC program abbreviations at conclusion of member list for acronym explanations.

 

  • Alabama Water & Wastewater Operator Certification Program (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll)
  • Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, Division of Water (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll, VSWS)
  • Alberta Environment & Parks (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS)
  • Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (WT, Dist, VSWS, WLA, WWT, Coll, SWWS, WWLA, Insp, Main, Electro-Mechanics)
  • Arizona Operator Certification Program (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll)
  • Arkansas Drinking Water Advisory and Operators Licensing Committee (WT, Dist, VSWS)
  • Arkansas Wastewater Licensing Committee (WWT, BIW, PCIW)
  • Arkansas Water Environment Association (Coll)
  • British Columbia Environmental Operators Certification Program (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS, BIW)
  • California Water Environment Association (WWT, Coll, WWLA, BLA, Insp, Main)
  • California Water Treatment Operator Certification (WT, Dist)
  • California-Nevada Section AWWA Certification Program (WT, Dist, WLA, CCC, BPAT, WUE (Water Use Efficiency))
  • Caribbean Water and Sewerage Association, Inc. (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, WLA, WWLA, SWWS)
  • Colorado Water and Wastewater Facility Operators Certification Board (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS, PCIW)
  • Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll)
  • Connecticut DEEP - Municipal Facilities Section (WWT, WWLA)
  • Connecticut Department of Public Health - Drinking Water Section (WT, Dist, VSWS, BPAT)
  • Delaware Board of Certification for Wastewater Operators (WWT, SWWS, BIW, PCIW)
  • Florida Department of Environmental Protection Water/Wastewater Operator Certification Program (WT, Dist, WWT)
  • Georgia Association of Water Professionals (BPAT, Main)
  • Georgia State Board of Examiners for Certification of Water & Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators & Laboratory Analysts (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS, PCIW, WLA, WWLA)
  • Government of Northwest Territories (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS, SolW)
  • Guam Environmental Protection Agency (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll)
  • Hawaii Board of Certification of Operating Personnel in Wastewater Treatment Facilities (WWT)
  • Hawaii Board of Certification of Public Water System Operators (WT, Dist)
  • Idaho Bureau of Occupational Licenses (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS, WWLA, BPAT, BLA, WLA)
  • Indiana Water Environment Association (Coll)
  • Inter Tribal Council of Arizona, Inc. (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll, SWWS)
  • Iowa Operator Certification Program (WT, Dist, WWT, VSWS)
  • Iowa Water Environment Association (Coll)
  • Jordan Water Operators Certification Program (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll, Utility Management)
  • Kansas Water Environment Association Voluntary Certification Program (Dist, Coll, BIW, PCIW, WLA, WWLA, BLA, Main)
  • Kentucky Operator Certification & Licensing Program (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll, SolW)
  • Kentucky Water and Wastewater Operators Association, Inc. (WLA, WWLA)
  • Maine Board of Licensure of Water Treatment Plant Operators (WT, Dist, VSWS)
  • Maine Wastewater Operator Certification Program (WWT, PCIW)
  • Manitoba Conservation and Water Stewardship (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS)
  • Maryland State Board of Waterworks and Waste Systems Operators (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll, Industrial Wastewater)
  • Massachusetts Board of Certification of Operators of Drinking Water Supply Facilities (WT, Dist, VSWS)
  • Massachusetts State Board of Certification of Operators of Wastewater Treatment Facilities (WWT, PCIW)
  • Minnesota Department of Health (WT, Dist, VSWS)
  • Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (WWT, Coll)
  • Mississippi State Department of Health (WT, Dist, BPAT)
  • Missouri Department of Natural Resources (WT, Dist, WWT, CAFO (Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations), Waste Management)
  • Montana Water and Wastewater Operators' Advisory Council (WT, Dist, WWT, SWWS)
  • Native American Water Association (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, WLA, WWLA)
  • Navajo Nation Utility Operators Certification Program (WT, Dist)
  • Nebraska Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certification Program (WWT, BIW, PCIW, SWWS)
  • Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Safe Drinking Water (WT, Dist)
  • Nevada Water Environment Association (WWT, Coll, BIW, PCIW, Industrial Waste Inspector, Main, Water Quality Analyst)
  • New Brunswick Apprenticeship and Occupational Certification (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll)
  • New England Water Works Association (BPAT)
  • New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (WT, Dist, VSWS)
  • New Jersey Water Supply and Wastewater Operators Board of Examiners (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, BIW)
  • New York Qualifications of Operators of Wastewater Plants (WWT)
  • New York State Department of Health (CCC, WT, Dist, VSWS, SolW)
  • New York Water Environment Association, Inc. (Coll)
  • Newfoundland Department of Environment & Conservation (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll, VSWS, SWWS)
  • North Carolina AWWA & WEA (WWLA, Main)
  • Nova Scotia Water and Wastewater Operator Certification Program (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll)
  • Ohio Environmental Protection Agency - Certification Unit (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS)
  • Ohio Water Environment Association (PCIW, WWLA, BIW)
  • Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS, WLA, WWLA)
  • Ontario Water and Wastewater Operator Licensing Program (WT, Dist, VSWS, WLA, WWT, Coll)
  • Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (WWT, Coll, SWWS)
  • Oregon Health Authority (WT, Dist)
  • Pennsylvania State Board for Certification of Water and Wastewater Systems Operators (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll, Lab Supervisor)
  • Prince Edward Island (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll)
  • Rhode Island Drinking Water Operator Certification Board (WT, Dist, VSWS)
  • Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association (BLA)
  • Saskatchewan Operator Certification Program (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS)
  • South Carolina Environmental Certification Board (WT, Dist, WWT,  PCIW, Well Driller, Bottled Water)
  • South Dakota Operator Certification Program (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS)
  • Tennessee Water & Wastewater Operator Certification Board (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS)
  • Texas Water Utilities Association/Laboratory Analysts Section (TWUA Laboratory Analyst)
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Baltimore District (WT)
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 6 Tribal Operator Certification Program (WT, Dist)
  • United South & Eastern Tribes, Inc. Certification Board (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, WLA, WWLA)
  • Utah Wastewater Operator Certification Program (WWT, Coll, WWLA, BLA, Main, Small Lagoon System)
  • Utah Water Operator Certification Commission (WT, Dist, VSWS, CCC, BPAT)
  • Vermont Wastewater Facility Operator Certification Program (WWT)
  • Vermont Water Supply Division (WT, Dist, VSWS, Onsite Sewage System Installers, Onsite Sewage System Operators)
  • Virginia Board for Waterworks and Wastewater Works Operators and Onsite Sewage System Professionals (WT, WWT, Onsite Sewage System Professionals)
  • Washington Landfill and Incinerator Operator Certification Program (Insp, Incinerator Operator)
  • Washington Wastewater Operator Certification Program (WWT)
  • Washington Waterworks Operator Certification Program (WT, Dist, CCC, BPAT)
  • West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Office of Environmental Health Services (WT, Dist, VSWS, WWT, Coll, SWWS, BPAT)
  • Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality, Water Quality Division (WT, Dist, WWT, Coll)

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Provisional Members

  • New Jersey Water Environment Association

 

Special Members

  • American Water Works Association
  • Water Environment Federation

 

Associate Members

  • Alberta Water & Wastewater Operators Association
  • Automation Technology College Limited
  • Backflow Management Inc. (BMI)
  • California State University, Sacramento Office of Water Programs
  • Carollo Engineers
  • CEU Plan
  • City & County of Honolulu
  • Environmental Business Specialists
  • EPCOR Water Services, Inc.
  • Evergreen Rural Water of Washington
  • Florida Gateway College
  • GateWay Community College
  • Georgia Water & Wastewater Institute
  • Hawaii Rural Water Association
  • Illinois Section AWWA
  • Klenzoid, Inc.
  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University
  • Murfreesboro Water and Sewer Department
  • Northern Lakes College
  • Operator Training Committee of Ohio, Inc.
  • Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP)
  • SkillWorks, Inc.
  • South Dakota Association of Rural Water Systems
  • State Environmental Services, Inc.
  • Technical Learning College
  • United Water
  • Utility Services of Alaska
  • Walkerton Clean Water Centre
  • Washington Environmental Training Center
  • Water Supply & Sewerage Association of Albania
  • Wyoming Association of Rural Water Systems

ABC Program Abbreviations

  • BIW - Biological Industrial Wastewater
  • BLA - Biosolids Land Application
  • BPAT - Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester
  • CCC - Cross-Connection
  • Coll - Collection
  • Dist - Distribution
  • Insp - Inspectors
  • Main - Maintenance
  • PCIW - Physical/Chemical Industrial Waste
  • SolW - Solid Waste
  • SWWS - Small Wastewater System
  • VSWS - Very Small Water Systems
  • WLA - Water Laboratory Analyst
  • WT - Water Treatment
  • WWLA - Wastewater Laboratory Analyst
  • WWT - Wastewater Treatment

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