Exam References

Testing Services

Very Small Water System

The following are approved as reference sources for the ABC very small water system examination. Operators should use the latest edition of these reference sources to prepare for the exam.

American Water Works Association (AWWA)
  • Water Transmission and Distribution
  • Water Quality
  • Basic Science Concepts and Applications
  • Water Distribution Operator Training Handbook
  • Water System Security, A Field Guide

To order, contact:

American Water Works Association
6666 West Quincy Ave.
Denver, CO 80235
Website: www.awwa.org
Phone: (800) 926-7337
Fax: (303) 347-0804
Email: custsvc@awwa.org


California State University, Sacramento (CSUS) Foundation, Office of Water Programs
  • Water Distribution System Operation and Maintenance
  • Small Water System Operation and Maintenance
  • Utility Management
  • Manage for Success

To order, contact:

Office of Water Programs
California State University, Sacramento
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6025
Website: www.owp.csus.edu
Phone: (916) 278-6142
Fax: (916) 278-5959
Email: wateroffice@owp.csus.edu