NEIWPCC coordinates the Massachusetts Title 5 septic system certification of Soil Evaluators (SEs) and System Inspectors (SIs).

Soil Evaluator Certification Training

Participants in this multiday classroom and field-based training learn about soil morphology principles.

System Inspector Certification Training

This training certifies individuals to conduct septic system inspections in Massachusetts.

Individuals become approved Soil Evaluators or System Inspectors by taking a designated class and passing required examinations. NEIWPCC administers Soil Evaluator and System Inspector classes and examinations on behalf of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Department of Environmental Protection. NEIWPCC also coordinates the state’s wastewater operator certification and training program.