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. Just plug in 'AYPOTech.com' and you'll see that all of our course offerings are approved and ready for you to begin completing your online training today!

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

MD 30 UNIT Package - Water Treatment

30 Hour Course $ 160.00

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

  • Source Water Issues and Pre Treatment (4.5)
  • Source (3.75),
  • Coagulation (4.5)
  • Sedimentation and Filtration (4.5)
  • Disinfection (3.75)
  • Corrosion Control (4.5)
  • Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection (3.0)
  • Membrane Processes (3.0)

Packages

MD 24 UNIT Package - Water Treatment

24 Hour Course $ 140.00

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

  • Surface Water Treatment (4.5)
  • Source Water Issues and Pre Treatment (3.75)
  • Coagulation (4.5)
  • Sedimentation and Filtration (4.5)
  • Disinfection (3.75)
  • Advanced Oxidation and UV Disinfection (3.0)

Packages

MD 16 UNIT Package - Water Treatment

16 Hour Course $ 100.00

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

  • Surface Water Treatment (3.0)
  • Source Water Issues and Pre Treatment (2.5)
  • Disinfection (2.5)
  • Corrosion Control (3.0)
  • Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection (2.0)
  • Sedimentation & Filtration (3.0)

Packages

MD 16 UNIT Package - Water Distribution

16 Hour Course $ 100.00

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

 

  • Water Distribution System Operation Overview (4.5)
  • Basic Electrical Concepts for Water Operators (2.0)
  • Storage Tank Facilities (2.0)
  • Distribution System Water Quality Issues (2.5)
  • Groundwater Wells (2.5)
  • Pumps & Motors (2.5)

Distribution

MD Water Distribution System Operation Overview - 4.5 Hrs

4.5 Hour Course $ 30.00

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


Treatment

MD Sedimentation and Filtration WT - 3 Units

3 Hour Course $ 20.00

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


Distribution

MD Pipelines - 3 Units

3 Hour Course $ 20.00

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


Distribution

MD Meters & Hydrants - 3 Units

3 Hour Course $ 20.00

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


Treatment

MD Corrosion Control WT - 3 Units

3 Hour Course $ 20.00

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


Treatment

MD Advanced Oxidation & UV Disinfection WT - 3 Units

3 Hour Course $ 20.00

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


Treatment

MD Membrane Processes WT - 3 Units

3 Hour Course $ 20.00

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


Treatment

MD Surface Water Treatment Plant Operations - 3 Units

3 Hour Course $ 20.00

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


Treatment

MD Coagulation and Flocculation WT - 3 Units

3 Hour Course $ 20.00

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


Distribution

MD Distribution System Water Quality Issues - 2.5 Units

2.5 Hour Course $ 17.00

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


Treatment

MD Source Water Issues and PreTreatment WT - 2.5 Units

2.5 Hour Course $ 17.00

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


Distribution

MD Groundwater Wells - 2.5 Units

2.5 Hour Course $ 17.00

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


Distribution

MD Pumps & Motors - 2.5 Units

2.5 Hour Course $ 17.00

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


Treatment

MD Disinfection WT - 2.5 Units

2.5 Hour Course $ 17.00

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



Distribution

MD Storage Tank Facilities - 2 Units

2 Hour Course $ 15.00

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

Maryland State Approval Letters

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