The national voice for the wastewater management industry

The Power of NAWT Membership at Work for You.

Become a NAWT Member

Upcoming Events:

  NAWT 2018 William Hapchuk Scholarship
  Click To Apply - Deadline January 14, 2018

WWETT Conference   2018 Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport
  February 21-24, 2018
  Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN

Waste Treatment Conference   2017 NAWT 8th Waste Treatment Symposium
  August 23-24, 2017
  Doubletree Hotel Pittsburgh Monroeville, Pittsburgh, PA

Training is the Key to Your Success.

NAWT training programs are tailored for pumpers, service providers, installers, inspectors, consultants and engineers. They include:

  • Basic and Inspector Training
  • Operations and maintenance
  • Vacuum Truck Technician
  • Onsite Installer
  • Waste Treatment Symposium
Learn more about Training

NAWT Online Vacuum Truck Training Information

Potential participants interested in Vacuum Truck Training should click this link to learn more and to register for the online Vacuum Truck Training course.
Info: The Vacuum Truck Technician training course is targeted to those that own or operate a vacuum truck which is used to clean septic tanks, aerobic treatment units, holding tanks or grease traps. It is directed specifically at owners and employees who may just be starting in business and need a good solid base of information to work with to perform their daily tasks. At the same time this one day training provides a good refresher and overview for even experienced operators.

Upcoming Training

  • UA/NAWT Intro to Design
    April 10-11, 2017
    Phoenix, AZ
    Contact: Aaron Tevik

    UA/NAWT Inspection Training & Certification
    August 28-29, 2017
    Casa Grande, AZ
    Contact: Aaron Tevik

    UA/NAWT Soil & Site Evaluation for Onsite Wastewater Systems
    October 12-13, 2017
    Globe, AZ
    Contact: Aaron Tevik

  • CPOW/NAWT Site & Soil
    May 16-17, 2017
    Castle Rock, CO
    Contact: Lisa Nicoll

    CPOW/NAWT Inspector Course
    November 16-17, 2017
    Greenwood Village, CO
    Contact: Lisa Nicoll

  • 2017 NOWRA Onsite Mega-Conference
    October 22-25, 2017
    Dover, DE
    For more information

  • 2-DAY NAWT Inspection Training
    April 12-13, 2017
    8am - 5pm
    Ruidoso, NM
    Contact: Nanci Swanner - (575)937-7484 -
    For more information

  • 8th Waste Treatment Symposium
    August 23-24, 2017
    Apollo, PA
    More Info

  • Septic System Training
    September 8th - 9th, 2017
    8 am - 5 pm (Morning Registration starts at 7:00 am)
    Contact: Brian Murphy
    La Quinta Inn & Suites (Arlington North 6 Flags Dr)
    825 N Watson Rd Arlington, Texas 76011
    For more information

  • NAWT Online Vacuum Truck Training Information
    Potential participants interested in Vacuum Truck Training should click this link to learn more and to register for the online Vacuum Truck Training course.

EPA MOU Partnership
Releases Papers Supporting the Onsite Wastewater Industry

Each paper focuses on one of four topic areas of decentralized wastewater treatment, demonstrating how decentralized wastewater treatment can be: (1) a sensible solution; (2) cost effective and economical; (3) green and sustainable; and (4) protective of the environment, public health, and water quality.

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WIFIA Program

Over the next month, EPA will be hosting a series of informational sessions about the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program. The sessions are targeted at prospective WIFIA borrowers including municipal entities, corporations, partnerships, State Revolving Fund programs and non-governmental organizations, and organizations that support prospective borrowers.
Monday, December 12 (1:00-3:00 pm): WIFIA Project Approval and Closing, including application submission and evaluation, term sheet development, and closing. Register
Advanced registration is required. Learn more

We want to hear what YOU have to say!

Coming Soon:
NAWT Education Sub-committee presents:
Hydraulic Load Test Standard DRAFT HLT Procedure Document Draft
More HLT Discussion for Part II

Send us your comments


Apollo, PA:
Wednesday, Aug. 23 –
Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017

8th Waste Treatment Symposium
If you spend more that $300,000 per year in disposal need to be here. Don't miss this opportunity to learn about how to make money with your disposal options. Tour of a working facility, case studies, vendor presentations, will all guide you through the decision making process!

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