Louisiana Committee of Certification

Created by Act 538 of 1972 of the Louisiana Legislature

 

A CERTIFICATION IS A PROMISE, A PUBLIC TRUST IN THE HOLDER OF THE DOCUMENT. THE CERTIFICATION TESTIFIES TO THE FACT THAT THIS OPERATOR HAS THE QUALIFICATIONS, SKILL, KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES, EXPERTISE, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, AND EDUCATION TO OFFICIALLY AND WITH AUTHORIZATION PRACTICE HIS/HER CHOSEN PROFESSION.

-Committee of Certification

 

Operator Certification Program

Welcome to the Operator Certification website. Here you will find current information related to this program.

Operators of both Water and Wastewater facilities are required to meet requirements set forth by the Environmental Protection Agency, the Committee of Certification, and as required by State law.

 

***** NOTICE ***

Exam Letters are posted online about a week prior to the exam

 

A-J Will have a regular 2 year renewal with the regular amount of CEUs required for the cycle (2018-2019)

K-Z Will have a 1 year renewal and will pay half price. Next Year K-Z will have a 2 year renewal and pay the regular amount

K-Z will have an additional year to obtain their CEUs (2018, 2019-2020)

 

Quick Links

Frequently Asked Questions

Publications/Forms

Links for Associations, Online and Correspondence Courses

Committee of Certification

Late Fee Policy  

Safe Drinking Water Training Videos and Presentations

Ethics Training - Louisiana Annual Requirement

All employees of State and Local governments and persons doing business with State and Local governments are required to take an annual Ethics Training Course through the State Ethics Commission. This annual course is approved for operator certification credit.

Operator Certification Rule

Operator Certification Rule

Law and Rule Exam

Late Fees Rule

House Bill No 567

 

Approved Operator Classes

2019 Approved Operator Class List 

 

Operator Hours

The hours report is not fully updated at this time. We are currently in the process of updating the report. 

Operator Hours Report 

Please notify us of any discrepancies at opcert@la.gov

 

Renewals - Online Payment

 Online Renewals are now available. Click on the link below. 

 Online Renewals

 

Certificate Application 

Online Certificate Application 

Paper Certificate Application

 

Exams

Online Exam Registration is now available using the link below. This is for existing operators only, first time applicants will still have to apply using the paper form and submit either by email, fax, or mail. 

Online Exam Registration

Paper Exam Registration

2019 Exam Schedule

Exam Letters 

Passed Exams Report

 

Thomas Walton  

Esteban Gonzalez

Teosha Jones

 LDH-OPH-Engineering Services
Operator Certification
P.O. Box 4489, Bin 10 Box 6
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-4489
Phone: 225-342-7508 Fax: 225-342-7494
opcert@la.gov