OCT Water Quality Academy     

Water Operator Training - Municipal and Wastewater Plant Operator Job Training and Placement


#1 Water and Wastewater School for Operators!

"Classes are almost never canceled"

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 


Attention Small Water System Operators serving communities of less than 10,000 people, attend classes for $95.00/day as of December 11, 2017.

OCT's New Nationwide Training Program 

OESAC Approved Classes


Wastewater Treatment Course

Jan. 28 - Feb. 8, 2019     Grades 1-2

3-Day WD Certification Test Prep

February 20 - 22, 2019     Grade 5







 Water Boards - State of California

         Acceptable CEU Topics 

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We've Moved! New Address!

4600 Roseville Road STE 190

North Highlands, CA. 95660


Fire Hydrants Class

Presented by American Flow Control

Dec. 19, 2018  


Water Distribution Course

December 3-11, 2018     Grades 3-4

December 10-18, 2018     Grades 1-2

 Water Treatment Course

Jan. 7-15, 2019     Grades 1-2

Jan. 16-25, 2019     Grades 3-4




Beginning October 1, 2018, USDA has begun to provide funding for OCTWQA to begin posting Online eLearning classes for operators throughout the U.S.A.. Additionally, a 45 unit A.A.S. Online degree program will follow in two (2) years. 

Water Treatment Water Distribution Wastewater
CA File date: March 1, 2019
Click here for CA application.
CA Test date: Nov. 3, 2018
CA Course start date:
CA File Date: January 2, 2019
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CA Test Date: September 15, 2018
CA Course Date:
CA File date: February 12, 2019
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CA Test date: October 13, 2018
CA Course start date:


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.



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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