Licensing / Continuing Education
PROCEDURES FOR OBTAINING A LICENSE FROM THE ALABAMA ONSITE WASTEWATER BOARD
IN ORDER TO BECOME LICENSED AS AN INSTALLER, PUMPER, OR MANUFACTURER A NEW PROCEDURE HAVE BEEN PUT IN PLACE:
Eligibility Requirements to Obtain a License from the
Alabama Onsite Wastewater Board
The Alabama Onsite Wastewater Board made changes to its Administrative Code. Procedures were put in place for eligibility requirements for individuals applying for a license from the Alabama Onsite Wastewater Board.
The attached application should be completed in its entirety. If application meets eligibility requirements, you will receive notice to attend initial training and given a list of approved sponsors of education.
To be eligible to attend initial training and take the exam for the Basic Installer License, you must show 12 months of work experience for the basic installer; types of work experience accepted but not limited to:
installing septic tanks, sewer lines, wastewater treatment operations, working with a basic installer. Other work experience will be taken into consideration.
: if you currently hold a license with the AOWB as a pumper, portable toilet, manufacturer, for a minimum of 12 months, the work experience requirement will be waived.
To be eligible to attend initial training and take the exam for the Pumper License, the Portable Toilet License or the Manufacturer License, you must show 6 months of work experience as a Pumper, Portable Toilet
Operator or a Manufacturer. Types of work experience: pumper technician, wastewater treatment facility operator, assisting in the servicing portable toilets, manufacturing, and/or setting septic tanks.
Other work experience will be taken into consideration.
: If you currently hold a basic installer license with the AOWB for a minimum of 6 months, the work experience requirement will be waived.
APPROVED COURSES FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR LICENSE RENEWAL YEAR 2022
AOWA (ALABAMA ONSITE WASTEWATER ASSOCIATION)
CONTACT AOWA AT: 334-396-3434 TO REGISTER – CONTACT RHONDA FREEMAN
AOWA CONTINUING EDUCATION CLASSES FOR 2021:
ANNUAL TRADE SHOW – APRIL 15-16, 2021 AT DAVIS FARMS IN PHENIX CITY, AL
THE WWETT SHOW (FORMERLY THE PUMPER SHOW)
WAS APPROVED FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION BY THE AOWB
DATES FOR THE SHOW: JUNE 29 – JULY 2, 2021 INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA
VISIT THE WEBSITE FOR REGISTRATION AND LIST OF COURSE
S – WWW.WWETTSHOW.COM
The WWETT show is the world’s largest annual trade show for wastewater and environmental services professionals. With 600 exhibiting companies, 110 conference sessions, live demos, and a schedule of great events, the WWETT show provides value to professionals from every facet of our field.
AOWB APPROVED ONLINE CONTINUING EDUCATION
CONTACT SHAWN RAPP – TRAINING ANALYST
ORENCO SYSTEMS, INC.
APPROVED ENVIRONMENT INC. – ONLINE CONTINUING EDUCATION
Ms. Ann Berbach – point of contact
Approved Environment, Inc. is a training provider in water and wastewater since 1998. We are committed to protecting the environment by offering the most comprehensive service to accomplish this goal. If you are serious about learning and understanding the art of water and wastewater treatment, you have come to the right place. Approved Environment provides professional instructions along with the practical up-to-date knowledge you need to remain certified in the environmental field. Our online courses provide text, diagrams, and pictures to help you understand and learn everything you need to manage your treatment plant. Solutions at a click of your mouse. Before you buy, before you switch, LEARN.
– Contact Naomi Yencich to register at 800-443-5233
ONLINE CONTINUING EDUCATION – 334-396-3434
ONLINE CONTINUING EDUCATION – 205-652-3803
RED VECTOR HAS NOT BEEN APPROVED FOR 2021