OCT WQ Academy     

Water Operator Training - Municipal and Wastewater Plant Operator Job Training and Placement
OCTWQA has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 12100 Sunset Hill Road, Ste.130, Reston, VA 20190. 


OCT Classroom
Attention Small Water System Operators serving communities of less than 10,000 people, attend classes for $75.00 each as of October 1, 2013


OESAC Approved Classes




5 Day WD and Collections Classes

Grades 3-4

December 12-16,2016





"OCT announces a newly created class for collections operators! A New 2-Day Fats, Oils and Grease (FOG) in Collections Systems Class with published workbook to be presented in Oregon and California" 1.4 CEUs will be awarded.

(click here for flyer)


1 Day Wastewater Ponds and Lagoons Program

January 5, 2017


Water Treatment Course

Jan. 9 - 17,2017 Grades 1-2

Jan.23 - 31,2016 Grades 3-4


Sonora, CA

2 Day WD Waterworks Corrosion

& Disinfection Class

December 7-8, 2016



















Collections Exam Prep

Grades 1-2

Dec.12-14, 2016 

















WD Course Grades 3-4

December 1-9,2016










Water Treatment Water Distribution Wastewater
CA File date: September 1, 2016
Click here for CA application.
CA Test date: November 19, 2016
CA Course start date:
CA File Date: January 2, 2017
Click here for CA application.

CA Test Date: March 18, 2017
CA Course Date:
CA File date: August 16, 2016
Click here for CA application.
CA Test date: October 15, 2016
CA Course start date:
Basic:Sept. 28-30, 2016
Intermediate:Aug. 29-Sept. 2, 2016 


OCTWQA admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs
and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on
the basis of its educational policies,
admissions policies and other school administered programs.

Current Jobs:  CITY OF SANTA CRUZ invites applications for the position of:

Water Facilities Mechanical Technician II/III  

OCTWQA offers “No Charge” Course Enrollment for Armed Forces Personnel returning from either Iraq or Afghanistan since 2004. (Applications for “No Charge” enrollments require supporting orders). One course per person.

Individuals involved in developing, administering, and delivering learning events demonstrate high standards of professional conduct and do not discriminate against learners on the basis of gender, age, socioeconomic or ethnic background, religion, sexual orientation, or disability.

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Oregon Utility Customer Service
for Drinking Water & Wastewater Agencies
2 - Day Workshop,
April 6 - 7, 2016 - Troutdale, OR