Lab Analyst Certification

Certification Program

Get Certified: Lab Analyst

Certification is available to both water and wastewater laboratory analysts. Along with examination requirements, the following education and experience requirements must be met:

 

Lab Analyst Certification Education & Experience Requirements
  Education Experience
Class I High school diploma, GED, or equivalent 1 year of acceptable experience
Class II High school diploma, GED, or equivalent 3 years of acceptable experience
Class III High school diploma, GED, or equivalent; 900 contact hours of post high school education

4 years of acceptable experience

Class IV High school diploma, GED, or equivalent; 1,800 contact hours of post high school education

4 years of acceptable experience

 

Individuals who do not meet the above requirements may still be eligible through ABC’s system that allows for substitution of education and experience. In addition, ABC offers an “in-training” certification to those applicants that do not yet meet our education and experience requirements.

Along with meeting the education and experience requirements, the lab analyst must pass the ABC Lab Analyst Certification Exam or equivalent exam with a score of 70% or higher. For more information about the examination, please refer to Examination Resources.

 

Download and print the Lab Analyst Certification Application. Return the completed application to:

ABC

Attn: Lab Analyst Certification Application

2805 SW Snyder Blvd., Suite 535

Ankeny, IA 50023