Online Training

Note on Online Credits

Note that a maximum of 50 percent of TCHs for a water or wastewater operator’s continuing education training can come from online training in a given certification period. Questions about certification, licensing, and TCHS should be directed to the VT DEC DWGPD (drinking water) and the Office of Professional Regulation (wastewater).

Online Classes during COVID-19

Vermont Rural Water is holding trainings online using Zoom. DWGPD and OPR have apporved our Zoom classes for full TCHs.

Click here to learn how online classes work.

Click here to see our training schedule.


You can take training courses online through SunCoast Learning Systems. These courses are approved for water and wastewater training contact hours (TCHs) by the Vermont DEC Drinking Water & Groundwater Protection Program and the Wastewater Management Program.

Click here to see courses available for Vermont operators through SunCoast.

FLO Course

Fluoridation Learning Online (FLO) is available for water operators. The FLO course consists of 4 modules; each module is approved for 1 TCH, for a total of 4 TCHs. This training is free as is offered by the CDC. 

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Lagooniversity by Triplepoint Environmental

Free webinars on variety of topics of interest to wastewater lagoon operators and engineers. Approved for wastewater credit in Vermont.