Offered in partnership with Massachusetts Water Works Association
Approved for 34 TCHs
About Our Program
This 39-hour, State-approved course offered in partnership with the Massachusetts Water Works Association, is designed to introduce the concepts of drinking water distribution operations. This course is a pre-requisite for taking the drinking water licensing exam(s) for water distribution, grades D2, D3, or D4 and is a required component for eligibility as an operator-in-training or a full license operator.
Participants will learn required information and critical thought processes involved in an understanding of the successful operation and maintenance of drinking water distribution systems.
Who should take this course?
Did you know?
As of January 2012, in order to sit for the State drinking water exams (D2-D4), the Massachusetts Board of Certification of Operators of Drinking Water Supply Facilities established new training requirements. To sit for D2, D3, D4 exams, individuals must take the Concepts and Practices of Drinking Water Distribution course. There are two other required courses for those seeking Drinking Water Treatment exams.
Certificate of Completion
Massasoit Community College and the Massachusetts Water Works Association will co-sign a State-approved Certificate of Completion upon successful completion of this course. To pass this course, you must attend a minimum of 9 of the 11 classes, plus gain a minimum of 70 points, which is determined by a combination of homework, mid-term, and final exam grades.
For additional information about the Concepts and Practices of Drinking Water Distribution certificate program please call us at 508-588-9100 x1509
Massachusetts Water Works Association is an organization dedicated to the advancement of the drinking water profession. For more information about careers in drinking water visit www.masswaterworks.org.
Withdrawal, Refund & Cancellation Information
You must complete and submit in person a withdrawal form, which is available at any of our locations. Withdrawals
before the start of the first class are granted a 100% refund. Withdrawals after the first class are refunded 0-50% depending on the length of the course.
Certain courses may be cancelled due to low registration. Enrolled students will be notified as soon as cancellation decisions are made. A full refund will be provided to students who have enrolled in a class that has been cancelled by Massasoit Community College.