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Welcome to the Environmental Resources Training Center web site! We hope you find our new site useful and easy to use. If you have any questions or suggestions, please feel free to contact us.

ERTC Students ERTC's program consists of two semesters of water and wastewater operations training, followed by a ten-week internship at a water and wastewater treatment plant. Graduates are eligible to take Illinois and Missouri certification exams to become certified as public drinking water supply operators and wastewater operators.


Occupation Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System Operators

Water Quality Control Operations Program

Tuition & Fees (2015-2016)

Books & Supplies Included
Completion Rate 82%

Overall Employment Rate


Paying for the Program

Assistance financing this education is available via scholarships, grants and loans. Students enrolled in the ERTC one-year program are not eligible for Federal Title IV financial aid.

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