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Professional Certification & Training

Popular RO Sizing workshop to be offered online

Monday, October 26, 2020 :: 530 Views :: Professional Certification & Training

WQA’s popular Commercial Industrial RO Sizing workshop, usually only offered during the annual WQA Convention & Exposition, will be available online this fall. Instructor Peter Cartwright, MWS, PE, will help participants practice calculating multiple variables associated with RO sizing in both large and small breakout sessions using the Zoom platform.

WQA seeking mentors for certification

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 :: 832 Views :: Professional Certification & Training

The Water Quality Association is looking for experienced individuals willing to serve as mentors for water treatment professionals who are earning their certification. The paid mentors are needed when a mentor is not available from the learner’s company to help learners complete the field activities in the Modular Education Program (MEP) three-step approach of reading, e-learning and field activities.

WQA offers Residential Water Treatment Design certificate

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 :: 2251 Views :: Professional Certification & Training

A new education opportunity for technical in-office staff, engineers or others who want to learn the underlying science of water quality and treatment without the field work required for full certification is now available through the Water Quality Association’s Modular Education Program (MEP).

WQA eNews - April 29, 2016

Friday, April 29, 2016 :: 18 Views :: Events, Government & Regulatory Affairs, Professional Certification & Training, Communications, eNews, Modular Education Program

WQA eNews is an electronic newsletter for Water Quality Association members.

WQA Recognizes Earth Day and Invites Water Treatment Professionals to Show Congress Affordable Water Treatment Options

Friday, April 22, 2016 :: 5740 Views :: Government & Regulatory Affairs, Product Certification, Professional Certification & Training, Professional Certification, Consumer & Industry Awareness

The Water Quality Association (WQA), an Illinois- based not-for-profit organization, recognizes Earth Day and invites water treatment professionals to show Congress affordable water treatment options.

WQA eNews, March 31, 2016

Thursday, March 31, 2016 :: 21 Views :: Convention, Events, Government & Regulatory Affairs, Professional Certification & Training, eNews, Modular Education Program

WQA eNews is an electronic newsletter for Water Quality Association members.

Water Quality Association Recognizes World Water Day

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 :: 7624 Views :: Government & Regulatory Affairs, Product Certification, Sustainability Certification, Professional Certification & Training, Professional Certification, Technical Guidance, Consumer & Industry Awareness

Water Quality Association Recognizes World Water Day
Opportunity to Discuss Growing Concern of Lead in Drinking Water Nationwide

WQA Issues Open Call for Volunteers to Serve on Committees

Monday, December 7, 2015 :: 7505 Views :: Events, Government & Regulatory Affairs, Product Certification, Professional Certification & Training, Membership, Communications

The Water Quality Association is currently seeking volunteers to serve on the eight committees that report to its board of directors as well as the Product Certification Advisory Council.

WQA Launches Professional Certification Path For Service Technicians

Monday, August 3, 2015 :: 3623 Views :: Professional Certification & Training, Modular Education Program

Water treatment professionals who specialize in the repair of water quality improvement products can now earn special designations from the Water Quality Association (WQA). WQA announced today that it has made available training toward a new professional designation called Certified Service Technician (CST).

WQA Expands Training Program for Water Treatment Sales Personnel

Friday, September 19, 2014 :: 6269 Views :: Professional Certification & Training, Modular Education Program

Responding to the water treatment industry’s clear need for greater technical sales-training offerings, the Water Quality Association (WQA) has added a new Sales Certificate to its Modular Education Program (MEP). 

Speakers Sought for WQA Aquatech USA 2015

Monday, July 28, 2014 :: 5760 Views :: Convention, Professional Certification & Training

The Water Quality Association (WQA) is now accepting proposals for educational presentations to be made at WQA Aquatech USA 2015.