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Online Education

WEF offers comprehensive online training materials for water professionals and students. Study at your own pace by taking one of our courses to obtain continuing education credits, or sign up for a webcast and participate in a group setting. WEF offers many different options for online training and professional development.

» Water Quality Training

WEF offers you a variety of training options to fit your needs and busy schedules - online courses, workbooks, study guides, conferences, and workshops.



» Activated Sludge
» Disinfection
» Fixed Film Systems
» Fundamentals of Preliminary Treatment
» Natural Treatment Systems
» Primary Treatment
» Purpose and Fundamentals of Wastewater Treatment
» Solids Handling


» WEF Webcasts

No-charge, high quality online training 

Save time and money on travel by attending these highly focused events from your own office!  Our no-charge registration makes a WEF webcast available to you or a group from your office.  View upcoming webcasts »  

» Related Resources

Glossary of Wastewater Terms
Customary to Metric Conversions
Metric to Customary Conversions
Basic Math Formulas
Common Wastewater Formulas
Chemical Formulas 


Discussion Forums

An opportunity for wastewater professionals to exchange information, solve problems, and network.


Skills Builder

Test your knowledge of wastewater and laboratory topics using Skills Builder - a set of quizzes provided by the Water Environment Federation as a free resource for operator education.


Busy? Get online training at your own pace.

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