Water Operator Application:
  Testing, OIT-to-Full Conversion, and Reciprocity



Education Requirements for Certification

Water Treatment or Distribution Operator-In-Training (OIT) Grades 1 and 2:
No post secondary education required.

Water Treatment or Distribution Operator-In-Training (OIT) Grade 3:
72 hours of college level courses related to water or training approved by International Association of Education Training (IACET).
Proof of completed training must be submitted for review and approval.

Water Treatment or Distribution Operator-In-Training (OIT) Grade 4:
144 hours of college level courses related to water or training approved by International Association of Education Training (IACET).
Proof of completed training must be submitted for review and approval.

Water Treatment or Distribution Full Certification Operator Grades 1 and 2:
No post secondary education required.

Water Treatment or Distribution Full Certification Operator Grade 3:
72 hours of college level courses related to water or training approved by International Association of Education Training (IACET).
Proof of completed training must be submitted for review and approval.

Water Treatment or Distribution Full Certification Operator Grade 4:
144 hours of college level courses related to water or training approved by International Association of Education Training (IACET).
Proof of completed training must be submitted for review and approval.

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