Operator Training Committee of Ohio, Inc

3972 Indianola Avenue * Columbus, Ohio 43214-3158

Phone (614) 268-6826 * Fax (614) 268-3244

Email: otco@otco.org

How to become an Ohio EPA Certified Operator:

ABC is an approved exam provider for the Ohio EPA, and offers computerized operator certification exams. Exams available through this program include:

  • WATER SUPPLY, CLASSES A,I,II, AND III
  • WATER DISTRIBUTION, CLASSES I AND II
  • WASTEWATER TREATMENT, CLASSES A,I,II AND III
  • WASTEWATER COLLECTION, CLASSES I AND II


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2019 Fall Classroom Courses

Register by: August 30, 2019

​If you register for a course after the week of August 30, 2019, you will be charged an additional $25 registration fee.


NOTE: Registrations received after August 30, 2019, could result in a delay delivery of  textbooks. 
NOTE: Classroom registrations are accepted until  September 23, 2019.  ​If you register for a course after the week of September 9, 2019, you COULD be charged an additional $25 registration fee.

WATER COURSES - Updated 8/13/19

(Click course below for more information.)

WASTEWATER COURSES - Updated 8/12/19

(Click course below for more information.)

Basic Water Treatment Course

(Class meets once a week for 14 Weeks)

Course Fee: $635

Basic Wastewater Treatment Course

(Class meets once a week for 14 Weeks)
Course Fee: $635

Advance Water Treatment Course

(Class meets once a week for 14 Weeks)

Course Fee: $635

Intermediate Wastewater Treatment Course

(No Classes Offered for the Fall)

Water Distribution Systems Course

(Class meets once a week for 12 Weeks)
Course Fee: $545

Advance Wastewater Treatment Course 

(Class meets once a week for 14 Weeks)
Course Fee: $635

Columbiana Water Distribution Systems Course
September 9-12, 2019

(Class meets daily Monday - Thursday)
Course Fee: $545

Start date: 9/2/19

Instructor: Gary Espenschied

Wastewater Collection Systems Course

(Class meets once a week for 12 Weeks)

Course Fee: $545

Ohio EPA Operator Certification Exam

Please Note: Ohio EPA State Exam

(held in Columbus) application deadline is:
Wastewater - August 8, 2019

Water - August 8, 2019

​2018 Exam Deadline Announcement

​NOTE: Applications must be SUBMITTED with PIN and payment in the eBusiness Center by the exam application deadline posted in the announcement above. Submissions after the exam application deadline will not be accepted. If you have any questions, please call our office at (866) 411-6728.


The Ohio EPA’s ABC Third Party “computerized” exams is available every 30 days. For additional information go to the Ohio EPA Operator Certification website at:

www.epa.ohio.gov/ddagw/opcert.aspx