Renew Your Water Operator License in Maryland

Renew Your Water/Wastewater Operator License Online

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Learn More About Maryland Water/Wastewater Operator License Renewal

Operator certification helps protect human health and the environment by establishing minimum professional standards for the operation and maintenance of public water systems. A Maryland water certification is required for operators and/or superintendents of water treatment plants, water distribution systems, wastewater treatment plants, wastewater collection systems, certain pretreatment facilities that discharge to sanitary sewers, and industrial facilities.

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Accepted by the Maryland Board of Waterworks and Waste Systems Operators and a trusted provider of online training since 2005.

Courses are taught by electrical and water operator experts with decades of experience.

Complete your Maryland water operator license renewal online at your own pace, on your own time, and from anywhere you’d like. Work from your desktop, laptop, tablet, or even a smartphone.

How to Renew Your Maryland Water/Wastewater Certification

Maryland Water Operators must complete 7-45 continuing education hours every three years in order to renew their license, depending on license type.

  • See Table 8 here for continuing education requirements for your specific license type.
  • At least 50% of all hours must be process related (except for Water Class 1, Water Class 2, Water Class G, Water Distribution, and Wastewater Collection licenses).
  • The deadline for license renewal is every three years on your license expiration date.

Your certificate of completion will be emailed to you after course completion and upon receipt of payment.

JADE Learning’s continuing education has helped over 150,000 professionals renew their licenses for more than 20 years. And we can help you, too.

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How continuing education courses work

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From within your account, choose from a list of accepted courses. All courses are free to begin. Start and switch as often as you’d like.

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Upon course completion, you’ll receive a certificate that confirms you completed your continuing education hours.

Available Courses

You choose from a list of relevant Maryland water courses after you create an account.

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