Level III/IV Water Treatment Certification Preparation


3.0 CEUs


WAS GARRY DRACHENBERG COURSE - retired course in Jul 2018.

This four day course was developed with the intent of increasing operator knowledge and to provide a source of reference material for those studying to write certification exams. The subject matter is covered through a combination of lectures, videos, group exercises and mock exams. Attendance on all four days is required.

Completion of this course does not fulfill Alberta Environment's certification requirements, nor is it a requirement for Level III or IV Certification.

NOTE: Applicants who wish to write the certification exam must qualify and MUST apply to Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP) prior to the deadline for their preferred exam. For additional certification information, please contact Alberta Environment and Parks at 780-427-7713 or 780-643-1992 or email: WaterandWastewaterOperatorCert@gov.ab.ca


Candidates should hold Level II or higher Water Treatment Certification and should be working in a Class II or higher water treatment facility.

Delivery Formats

There are no available options for this course at this time - please contact .


Topics Include:
•Regulatory standards and issues
•Water sources and water source protection
•Water quality and water analysis
•Multi-barrier treatment technologies
•Alternate treatment technologies
•Disinfection by-product mitigation technologies
•Process optimization and troubleshooting
•Performance limiting factors, technical supervision and management

No manuals will be forwarded to students in advance of this course – the instructor will provide all material on-site.


$920.00 Must have current AWWOA Membership

$1020.00 Non-Members

$690.00 (For in-class courses only) Must have a current AWWOA Membership and be an operator of a small public rural water/wastewater facility.