Certified Water Efficiency Professional
The Certified Water Efficiency Professional (CWEP) program is designed to help educate and qualify individuals in the water/energy management field on best practices for improving water efficiency. By obtaining the CWEP Certification, candidates will gain industry and peer recognition by demonstrating their understanding of technical and operational water management principles.
To raise the professional standards of those engaged in water efficiency and energy management.
To improve the practice of water efficiency and energy management by encouraging professionals to partake in a continuing education program of professional development for water efficiency practitioners.
To identify persons with acceptable knowledge of the principles and practices of the water efficiency profession through completing the certification and fulfilling prescribed standards of performance and conduct.
To award special recognition to those energy professionals who have demonstrated a high level of competence and ethical fitness in water efficiency and energy management.
Examination and Training Requirement
Fees for the CWEP certification process are as follows:
These fees must be paid at the time the CWEP application and the seminar registration are submitted. No application or examination fee refunds are allowed.
How to Apply for CWEP Certification
Note: Registering for the seminar does not automatically register you for the CWEP exam. After completing your seminar registration, return to this page, and go to STEP TWO. The links below will take you to seminar course information, current schedules and access to seminar registration:
These webinars serve as building blocks in working towards gaining your CWEP certification.
This free webinar by FEMP provides details on a five-step process for conducting (or managing the conduct of) a comprehensive water assessment, including developing a water balance, conducting a walkthrough survey, developing water conservation measures, and long-range plans for water efficiency. Although developed for governmental facility managers, this course has a lot of useful information for the private sector.
This free webinar by FEMP provides facility and energy managers with knowledge and skills to assist in meeting water-related legislative and executive order requirements. Learners will develop skills in increasing water efficiency and reducing water use through sound operations and maintenance practices and water-efficient technologies.
For information on maintaining your certification, please go to our certification renewals website.