Exams & Study Guides

Thursday, April 6th, 2017: State of New Mexico Water/Waste Water/Sampler Certification exams. Must register with State of New Mexico Environment Department by March 7, 2017. Please go to www.env.nm.gov/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/2017-Exam-Schedule_2-9-17.pdf for exam applications and a complete 2017 exam schedule.

Operator Study Guides are available for free download below.

About Exams

Register for all Certification Exams through the New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) by completing their Exam Application Packet (below). Your materials must be received by NMED before the application deadline date, which is generally 30 days prior to the exam date. You are able to test for all levels of certification on each exam date. Be sure to bring the registration postcard that will be mailed to you by NMED, proof of training credits, and one form of photo identification to the exam.

We cannot register you for Certification Exams through our office. This must be done through NMED using the Exam Application Packet below. For more information about exams please contact the NMED Operator Certification Program Office (505-222-9575).


NMED Certification Application (PDF)

NMED Utility Operators Certification Program Information

Study Guides

NM Water Systems Operator Certification Study Guide (PDF)

NM Water Sampler Certification Study Guide (PDF)

Wastewater Systems Operator Certification Study Guide (PDF)

Wastewater Laboratory Certification Study Guide (PDF)