Wastewater Operator Certification
Agency contact information:
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is responsible for administering environmental permitting, compliance/enforcement, remediation and outreach programs to help Minnesota protect its environment.
Minn. Stats. 115.71
Documentation of training and experience
The requirements are different for the various types of operator certifications, but varies from a minimum of one year experience to eight years of experience. Part of the experience may be substituted with education. Exams are given for Class A, Class B, Class C, and Class D facilities.
Exams are also given for a type S (collection system) wastewater certificate.
Contact Dianne Navratil for the details of the requirements for each certificate.
Exam fee - $55
Certification fee (after passing exam) - $45
Renewal fee - $23
Reinstatement fee - $40
Period of Issuance:
Length of Determination Process:
This depends on applicant's training history and when the required courses will be offered.