Maryland Water Operator Continuing Education

If you are a water operator in the State of Maryland who is looking for continuing education training in order to renew a certificate, you have come to the right place. Here at AYPOTech we offer online courses to help you renew your water operator certificate(s). All courses are approved by the Maryland Department of the Environment.

You can find us on the Maryland Board of Waterworks Training Programs list. You'll see that all of our course offerings are approved and ready for you to begin completing your online training today!

$160 TOP SELLER

MD 30 UNIT Package - Water Treatment

30h course

A 30 Unit package for Water Treatment (WT 1-5) - Includes:

  • Source Water Issues and Pre Treatment
  • Source
  • Coagulation
  • Sedimentation and Filtration
  • Disinfection
  • Corrosion Control
  • Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection
  • Membrane Processes
4.6
5 Reviews
$140

MD 24 UNIT Package - Water Treatment

24h course

A 24 Unit package for Water Treatment (WT 1-5) - Includes:

  • Surface Water Treatment
  • Source Water Issues and Pre Treatment
  • Coagulation
  • Sedimentation and Filtration
  • Disinfection
  • Advanced Oxidation and UV Disinfection
5.0 3 Reviews
$110

MD 17 UNIT Waste Water/Water Treatment Package

17h course

This combination distribution and treatment package is designed to help you meet your mandatory continuing education requirements as a Maryland water operator. It includes the following courses:

  • Disinfection
  • Pumps and Motors
  • Sedimentation and Filtration
  • Membrane Processes
  • Pipelines
  • Advanced Oxidation

This package will cover 5.5 Units in the topics of Distribution and 11.5 Units in the topics of Treatment.

4.3
4 Reviews
$100

MD 16 UNIT Package - Water Distribution

16h course

A 16 Unit Package for Water Distribution (WD) - Includes:

  • Water Distribution System Operation Overview
  • Basic Electrical Concepts for Water Operators
  • Storage Tank Facilities
  • Distribution System Water Quality Issues
  • Groundwater Wells
  • Pumps & Motors
4.7
6 Reviews
$100

MD 16 UNIT Package - Water Treatment

16h course

A 16 Unit Package for Water Treatment (WT 1-5) - Includes:

  • Surface Water Treatment
  • Source Water Issues and Pre Treatment
  • Disinfection
  • Corrosion Control
  • Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection
  • Sedimentation & Filtration
4.5
4 Reviews
$30

MD Water Distribution System Operation Overview - 4.5 Units

4.5h course

This course will provide an overview of water distribution system operation. You will learn the basics of the entire water distribution system as we cover topics such as pipeline operations, pumps and motors, meters, valves and hydrants, SCADA systems, and much more.

Approved for: ALL WT; WD OPERS Course Code: 5953-16-07

5.0 6 Reviews
$20

MD Sedimentation and Filtration WT - 3 Units

3h course

Our Sedimentation and Filtration course focuses on the role that particle removal plays in the surface water treatment process and how necessary it is in producing safe drinking water that meets EPA standards.

Approved for: ALL WW; IWW; WT OPERS Course Code: 5252-12-09

5.0 2 Reviews
$20

MD Coagulation and Flocculation WT - 3 Units

3h course

Coagulation refers to the process of using chemicals that collect contaminants in water, creating larger particles that are easier to remove. Flocculation is the process of mixing these chemicals in the water to ensure higher rate of contact between coagulants and contaminates. In this course, we'll delve into the details of this fascinating water treatment process.

Approved for: ALL WT; WD OPERS Course Code: 5245-12-09

$20

MD Surface Water Treatment Plant Operations - 3 Units

3h course

This course will provide an overview of surface water treatment plant operations. You will learn about surface water treatment regulations, and the basics of treatment processes, coagulation and flocculation, filtration, disinfection, corrosion control, and much more.

Approved for: ALL WT OPERS Course Code: 5247-12-09

3.7
3 Reviews
$20

MD Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection WT - 3 Units

3h course

Our Advanced Oxidation and UV Disinfection course will introduce water treatment and distribution operators to the operation, uses, and types of advanced oxidation and UV processes including ozonation and ultraviolet treatment.

Approved for: ALL OPERS Course Code: 5248-12-09

4.0 2 Reviews
$20

MD Membrane Processes WT - 3 Units

3h course

A membrane is a sheet of natural or synthetic material that is partially permeable to substances in solution. Membranes are used in various methods of water treatment. Students who take our Membrane Processes course will learn the uses and types of membrane processes including reverse osmosis, nanofiltration, and electrodialysis reversal.

Approved for: ALL WW; IWW; WT OPERS Course Code: 5251-12-09

4.5
2 Reviews
$20

MD Pipelines - 3 Units

3h course

In our Pipelines course, students will discover the many important factors of operating, installing or maintaining a water distribution pipeline system.

Approved for: ALL OPERS Course Code: 5956-16-07

5.0 4 Reviews
$20

MD Meters & Hydrants - 3 Units

3h course

Discover how meters, valves and hydrants play vital roles in the delivery of safe drinking water to the public.

Approved for: WD OPERS Course Code: 5960-16-17

4.8
4 Reviews
$20

MD Corrosion Control WT - 3 Units

3h course

In our Corrosion Control course you will learn about the effects of corrosion on a water distribution system, the effects of contamination due to corrosion, and corrosion mitigation techniques.

Approved for: ALL WT; WD OPERS Course Code: 5249-12-09

4.4
5 Reviews
$17

MD Source Water Issues and PreTreatment WT - 2.5 Units

2.5h course

Whether your water comes from a lake, stream or groundwater basin, understanding your source is the first step in providing safe drinking water. This course outlines the various source water types and the important role they play.

Approved for: WT 1-5 OPERS Course Code: 5246-12-09

5.0 5 Reviews
$17

MD Disinfection WT - 2.5 Units

2.5h course

Our Disinfection course focuses on the critical role that pathogen destruction and inactivation plays in the surface water treatment process and how necessary it is in producing safe drinking water that meets EPA standards.

Approved for: ALL OPERS Course Code: 5250-12-09

5.0 4 Reviews
$17

MD Pumps & Motors - 2.5 Units

2.5h course

Pumps and Motors is a course that details the types, components of and the proper maintenance steps for water pumps and the motors that drive them.

Approved for: ALL OPERS Course Code: 5955-16-07

4.7
3 Reviews
$17

MD Groundwater Wells - 2.5 Units

2.5h course

Our Groundwater Wells course is designed to introduce and cover the basic components and operation of groundwater wells along with the fundamentals of maintaining safe drinking water from this types of water source.

Approved for: ALL WT; WD OPERS, WT SUPERS Course Code: 5957-16-07

4.7
9 Reviews
$17

MD Distribution System Water Quality Issues - 2.5 Units

2.5h course

AYPO's Distribution System Water Quality Issues course will introduce to water operators the many issues that must be present in order to achieve and maintain a safe and high-quality water supply in a distribution system.

Approved for: WD OPERS Course Code: 5959-16-07

4.8
5 Reviews
$15

MD Storage Tank Facilities - 2 Units

2h course

AYPO's Storage Tank Facilities course focuses on the types of storage facilities, functions of and maintenance of the tanks that store water for efficient delivery to the public.

Approved for: ALL WT; WD OPERS Course Code: 5954-16-07

4.8
5 Reviews
$15

MD Basic Electrical Concepts For Water Operators - 2 Units

2h course

This course is intended to provide water operators with information on basic electrical concepts they will need in their career.

Approved for: WD OPERS Course Code: 5958-16-07

4.8
5 Reviews

What are the requirements to renew a Maryland water operator certificate?

To renew a Maryland water operator certificate you must complete the required amount of training units for the type of certificate being renewed.

  • Water Distribution - 24 units for a Temporary Certificate, 16 units for an Operator Certificate
  • Water Treatment 1 - 24 units for a Temporary Certificate, 16 units for an Operator Certificate
  • Water Treatment 2 - 24 units for a Temporary Certificate, 16 units for an Operator Certificate
  • Water Treatment 3 - 45 units for a Temporary Certificate, 30 units for an Operator Certificate
  • Water Treatment 4 - 45 units for a Temporary Certificate, 30 Units for an Operator Certificate
  • Water Treatment 5 - requirements are determined by the board directly

Maryland State Approval Letters

Maryland
Department of
the Environment

January 16, 2013

 

Dear Mr Modica:

On December 20, 2012, the Board of Waterworks and Waste Systems Operators reviewed the training you submitted.

 

Course Name:                       Surface Water Treatment Plant Operations - Course 1 
Credit Hours Assigned:          3.00
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All WT
Course Code:                        5247-12-09 

Course Name:                       Source Water Issues & Pretreatment Course 2 
Credit Hours Assigned:          2.50
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All WT
Course Code:                        5246-12-09 

Course Name:                       Coagulation & Flocculation Course 
Credit Hours Assigned:          3.00
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All WT; WD
Course Code:                        5245-12-09 

Course Name:                       Sedimentation & Filtration - Course 4 
Credit Hours Assigned:          3.00
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All WW; IWW; WT
Course Code:                        5252-12-09 

Course Name:                       Disinfection
Credit Hours Assigned:          2.50
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All 
Course Code:                        5250-12-09 

Course Name:                       Corrosion Control - Course 6 - P
Credit Hours Assigned:          3.00
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All WT; WD
Course Code:                        5249-12-09 

Course Name:                       Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection - Course 7 - P
Credit Hours Assigned:          2.00
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All
Course Code:                        5248-12-09 P

Course Name:                       Membrane Processes - Course 8 - P
Credit Hours Assigned:          2.00
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All WW; IWW; WT
Course Code:                        5251-12-09 NP

 

As an approved training sponsor you can help certificate holders fulfill their training requirements by providing acceptable proof of training compltetion, such as a certificate of completion, or a training card that has been signed by the instructor or training sponsor to those who complete the training. Please note that each certificate holder is responsible for maintaining records of completed training and submitting this information to the Board as part of his/her application for renewal. Please contact Gregory Wilkinson at (410) 537-3898 or Gregory.Wilksinson@Maryland.gov if you have any questions.

Sincerely,
E. Lee Haskins
Board Secretary

Maryland
Department of
the Environment

December 5, 2016

 

Dear Mr Modica:

On September 15, 2016, the Board of Waterworks and Waste Systems Operators reviewed the training you submitted.

 

Course Name:                       Water Distribution System Operation Overview
Credit Hours Assigned:          4.50
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All WT; WD
Course Code:                        5953-16-07 P

Course Name:                       Storage Tank Facilities
Credit Hours Assigned:          2.00
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All WT;WD
Course Code:                        5954-16-07 P

Course Name:                       Pumps and Motors
Credit Hours Assigned:          2.50
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All
Course Code:                        5955-16-07 NP

Course Name:                       Pipelines
Credit Hours Assigned:          3.00
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All
Course Code:                        5956-16-07 NP

Course Name:                       Groundwater Wells
Credit Hours Assigned:          2.50
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: All WT; WD, Superintendent: WT
Course Code:                        5957-16-07 NP

Course Name:                       Basic Electrical Concepts for Water Operators
Credit Hours Assigned:          2.00
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: WD
Course Code:                        5958-16-07 NP

Course Name:                       Distribution System Water Quality Issues
Credit Hours Assigned:          2.50
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: WD
Course Code:                        5959-16-07 P

Course Name:                       Meters Valves and Hydrants
Credit Hours Assigned:          3.00
Approved For: Operators:       Operators: WD
Course Code:                        5960-16-07 NP

 

As an approved training sponsor you can help certificate holders fulfill their training requirements by providing acceptable proof of training compltetion, such as a certificate of completion, or a training card that has been signed by the instructor or training sponsor to those who complete the training. Please note that each certificate holder is responsible for maintaining records of completed training and submitting this information to the Board as part of his/her application for renewal. Please contact Gregory Wilkinson at (410) 537-3898 or Gregory.Wilksinson@Maryland.gov if you have any questions.

Sincerely,
Christine Nagle
Board Secretary