Collection and Distribution Systems Operator Renewal

To renew your Georgia Water Distribution System Operator License or your Wastewater Collection System Operator License, you must take the appropriate course work and apply for your renewal. To renew either of these two licenses, please review the steps below.

RENEWAL PROCESS

To renew your Collection Systems or Distribution Systems Licence, please follow these two steps.

STEP 1

Take Appropriate Course Work

To renew your certification, you must earn a certain number of points. The number of points necessary is dependent on your certification type and level. Points are earned through approved coursework. Due to new rules set forth by the Georgia State Board of Examiners for Certification of Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators and Laboratory Analysts, a certain percentage of points must be in approved areas of coursework.

Water Distribution System Operator

LicenseRequired PointsApproved Coursework
Water Distribution System Operator 12 At least 50% of the points must be in coursework approved for Water or for both Water and Wastewater

 

 Wastewater Collection System Operator

LicenseRequired PointsApproved Coursework
Wastewater Collection System Operator 12 At least 50% of the points must be in coursework approved for Wastewater or for both Water and Wastewater

 

STEP 2

Apply for your Renewal

Once the correct number of points have been obtained, renewal candidates must apply for their renewal through the Board of Water & Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators & Laboratory Analysts http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/54. The option to renew will be available several months before the renewal deadline.

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