Operators who participate in a competition are eligible for a discounted registration fee of $100.00 for 2024, which is equal to the "Full Conference No Ticketed Events" option.  Visit the competition pages via links below for more information.

OPERATOR ​ COMPETITIONS

  Click on buttons below to sponsor or to compete!

Operator Classes

Wednesday, August 28th, 8:00am - 12:00pm
Basic Motor and Pump Maintenance - Instructor: Bob Andrews, Hills Industrial
     TRE Pending: All Operators (Non-Process) 3.5 hours

Wednesday, August 28th, 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Coagulation, Flocculation, Sedimentation and Filtration 
Instructor: Eddie Cope, Anne Arundel County
     TRE Pending: All Operators (Process) 3 hours

Thursday, August 29th, 8:30am - 12:30pm 
Advanced Wastewater - Instructor: Bill Shreve, Sr., MCET and KCI Technologies
     TRE Pending: All Operators (Process) 3.5 hours

Thursday, August 29th, 2:00pm - 5:30pm
Process Math for Operators - Instructor: Scott Harmon, Instructor 
     TRE Pending: All Operators (Process) 3 hours

  ​​Ticketed Event, $25 per class/$30 after Aug. 6th

FOR WEF COMPETITIONS CLICK ON GREEN BUTTONS:

FOR SPONSORSHIPS:

MDE Certification Exam  


Friday, August 30th, 9:00 AM - You must apply directly with the Maryland Board of Waterworks and Waste Systems Operators to sit for the Maryland Certification Exam.  

No more than 100 applications will be accepted for this exam. 

Click Here
to link to MDE’s website for more information.

You do not need to register for the TriCon to sit for this exam, but 

you MUST submit your application to MDE!


FOR AWWA COMPETITIONS CLICK ON LOGO:

Roland E. Powell Convention Center   ***  Ocean City, Maryland
August 27 - August 30, 2024


Chesapeake

Tri-Association Conference

Congratulations Chesapeake Operators!!


We are thrilled that WSSC Water's Top Ops and Men's Pipe Tapping Team placed 2nd and 3rd respectively in the international competitions at ACE24 in Anaheim, CA - WOW!

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