Since 1949, the Short Courses offer training, information, and insights that will enable the water and wastewater systems personnel to operate their facilities in a more effective, safe, and economical manner.  The courses offer new ideas and serve as a “refresher” for existing operators. 
Courses offered at the 2021 Short Courses (All classes have been submitted for MDE TRE credits):

                *    Water Treatment                                 

                *    Water Distribution
                *    Wastewater Treatment                       

                *    Wastewater Collection
                *    Superintendents                             

Classes run Monday – Thursday (Except Superintendents) for 6 hours, with an exam on Friday.  Class size is limited, so do not delay your registration.   

Online registration begins April 1, 2021.  All payments must be made via credit/debit card.  Given the low cost of registration, single day registration is only available for the Superintendent classes.

Additional information will be posted here in the weeks ahead, as we finalize the program.


All certificates of completion are emailed within 2 weeks of completing the Short Courses.  If you have misplaced your certificate, requests for a copy must be made in writing to  

The 2021 Short Courses will be held virtually via WebEx!

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