OCT Water Quality 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), 11130 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 350, Reston, VA 20191 


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



 Water Distribution Exam Review

March 13-14, 2017 Grades 1-2

March 15-16, 2017 Grades 3-4


3-Day WT Certification Test Prep

May 23-25, 2017 Grade 5


San Marcos

WT Exam Special!

May 1-5, 2017  Grades 3-4






"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)


3-Day WD Certification Test Prep

February 27 - March 1, 2017  Grade 5

2-Day WD Math Class

March 2-3, 2017  Grade 5


Wastewater Exam Review

March 20 - 22,2017 Grades 1-2


Water Distribution Exam review

March 13-14,2017 Grades 1-2

March 15-16,2017 Grades 3-4


2-Day WT Exam Review

May 15-16,2017  Grades 1-2

May 17-18,2017  Grades 3-4


Water Treatment Water Distribution Wastewater
CA File date: March 1, 2017
Click here for CA application.
CA Test date: May 20, 2017
CA Course start date:
Basic: Jan. 1-3 & 22-24,2017
Intermediate: Jan. 23-31,2017
CA File Date: January 2, 2017
Click here for CA application.

CA Test Date: March 18, 2017
CA Course Date:
Basic: May or June TBA
Intermediate: May or June TBA
CA File date: February 8,2017
Click here for CA application.
CA Test date: April 8,2017
CA Course start date:
Basic: March 20-22, 2017
Intermediate: March 27-31, 2017


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