2022 AWT Training Seminars


By registering for this meeting, attendees acknowledge and understand that mandatory social distancing and safety measures may be in place for this meeting, including wearing a mask. Attendees agree to follow posted safety guidelines at all times during the AWT meeting and that failure to do so will result in removal from the meeting. Refunds will not be issued if an attendee is removed for not following safety guidelines. Attendees also understand the possible risk in attending in-person events and agree that they will not hold AWT liable for any sickness or injury that may result from attending an in-person meeting.

Whether you're a professional in the water technology field, a supervisor, or the owner of a company, the Association of Water Technologies (AWT) Technical Training Seminars are an investment that will pay off.

Professionals — We'll teach you the latest technologies and best practices that will help you advance in your career.

Supervisors — You'll benefit from your staff's increased knowledge and productivity.

Company Owners — Your company's reputation, customer loyalty, and bottom line will soar as your employees provide your clients with better service and you see increased sales.

Whether you’re new to the water treatment industry or are a more seasoned professional, AWT’s in-depth training seminars are designed to provide you with a better understanding of the industry so that you can perform at a higher level in your career.

"Great source of information from experienced speakers."

"I had an amazing experience at the training session!"

"They did a good job of breaking it down for newer folks."



Courses Available


AWT ASSE 1208 Training (Cleveland Only)
AWT is pleased to announce we are offering ASSE 12080 training. The ASSE/IAPMO/ANSI 12080 Standard: Professional Qualifications Standard for Legionella Water Safety and Management Personnel outlines the skills needed to implement a water management and safety plan. Attendees can sign up for the online ASSE 12080 certification exam after the conclusion of the three-day training. Passing the exam will result in becoming a certified Legionella Water Safety and Management Specialist.


Sales Training
Recognizing that everyone in the water treatment industry is actually selling, this course will take you from the basics to a full understanding of the process as it relates to this industry. This interactive “How To” session will give you the practical knowledge you will need to develop yourself, your business, and your brand. You will learn about basic and advanced marketing, including finding your company’s values and discovering and developing your brand image.



Polymeric–Membrane Separation Technologies
RO/Ultrafiltration Training

This one-day in-depth course is suited for anyone looking for a better understanding of reverse osmosis, ultrafiltration, EDI, or related membrane technologies, including how they function, what they do, and how to take care of them. The course provides a broad, practical, and application-based discussion regarding a wide spectrum of membrane technologies. The focus of the course will be on commercial and industrial reverse osmosis as well as related membrane technologies.



Fundamentals and Applications Training
The Fundamentals and Applications course is designed for service technicians new to the industry. This highly interactive class brings the mechanical room into the classroom and focuses on real-world examples; attendees learn directly from leaders in the industry as well as their peers. The curriculum allows for question and answer sessions and fosters learning in a collaborative environment, providing attendees with the knowledge and theory behind the "whys" of their role in water treatment.


Water Treatment

Water Treatment Training
This intensive three-day training covers the gambit—regulatory and safety issues, water chemistry and testing, calculations, boiler water treatment, cooling water chemistry, and much more.


Water Treatment

Wastewater Treatment Training (Seattle Only)
This comprehensive three-day course, only offered in Seattle, Washington, will cover all aspects of wastewater treatment, including influent and effluent clarification, solids removal and dewatering, chemical application, and how to screen products for application. Your instructors include experts from the industry, well versed in a broad spectrum of applications. If your company has passed on wastewater treatment applications because you lack the expertise to take advantage of these opportunities, now is the time to gain this knowledge and expand your business potential!


The Certified Water Technologist (CWT) Exam

The Certified Water Technologist (CWT) exam is no longer offered at the conclusion of the AWT training seminars. A computer-based exam is available through Pearson Vue; exam centers are located throughout the world. Visit http://www.pearsonvue.com/awt/ for more information.

For questions or concerns, contact Angela Pike at (240) 404-6477 or apike@awt.org.