Drinking Water Treatment Operator Renewal
To renew your GA Drinking Water Treatment Operator License, you must take the appropriate course work and apply for your renewal. To help, we've compiled information on each of the steps that you will need to take in order to renew your Drinking Water Treatment Operator License.
To renew your Drinking Water Treatment Operator License, please follow these two steps.
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.
|License||Required Points||Approved Coursework|
|Class I Drinking Water Operator||24||At least 50% of points must be in coursework that is approved for Water or both Water and Wastewater|
|Class II Drinking Water Operator||18||At least 50% of points must be in coursework that is approved for Water or both Water and Wastewater|
|Class III Drinking Water Operator||12||At least 50% of points must be in coursework that is approved for Water or both Water and Wastewater|
|Class IV Drinking Water Operator||6||At least 50% of points must be in coursework that is approved for Water or both Water and Wastewater|
If you have questions about the coursework required for your certification, select the certification(s) you are interested in, and our renewal calculator will give you detailed information about the number of points and courses you will need.
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 Analyst http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/54. The option to renew will be available several months before the renewal deadline.
To learn more, please visit their website.