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Certification Fee Schedule

Certification Application Fees For Exams taken July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016
(except Biosolids Land Application Management--see below)

Certificate 
Grade
CWEA
Member Fee 
Regular Fee*
I $155 $319
II $170 $334
III $185 $349
IV $200 $364

Application Fee for Biosolids Land Application Management
$155 CWEA or MWEA Association Members
$319 CWEA Non-members*
$215 MWEA Non-members**

Test Delivery Fee For Missed Test Appointments
$75 All test candidates

*California Water Environment Certification. Tests given in California only. Non-member fee entitles applicant to a 1-year association membership at her or his option. 

**Michigan Water Environment Certification. Tests given in Michigan only. Non-member fee entitles applicant to a 1-year association membership at her or his option.

Certificate Renewal Fees
All certificate must be renewed annually. Renewal reminders are mailed to certificate holders three months in advance of the certificate expiration date.

Association Member Renewal Fee Rates (each certificate):

Annual Renewal Fees for Certificates Expiring July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016

Certificate CWEA Member Fee Regular Fee*
I $81.00 $245.00
II $86.00 $250.00
III $91.00 $255.00
IV $96.00 $260.00

*For certificate holders who hold Michigan Water Environment Association (MWEA) certification the regular fee is the CWEA member fee plus $65 annually.  Certificate holders who hold California Water Environment Association (CWEA) certification must pay an additional $164 annually. This fee needs to be paid only once per year, regardless of the number of certificates held, and entitles the certificate holder to a one-year association membership at his or her option.

For information about CWEA non-member renewal fees click here.

For information about MWEA non-member renewal fees click here.

MWEA Certification Application

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