Mississippi UST Operator Training

UST Training Requirements for Mississippi

Mississippi requires the training and an examination of all Class A and Class B operators. Retraining is not required for Class A or Class B operators.

For Class A or Class B operator certification, acceptable training methods include:

  • Taking a MDEQ-approved training program
  • Attending a MDEQ UST Compliance Workshop

In addition, Mississippi requires the training of all Class C operators. Class C operators must receive training by the designated UST Compliance Manager or through an MDEQ-approved training course. There are no retraining requirements for Class C operators.

Reciprocity & Additional Information

As of October 5, 2018, Mississippi will no longer accept reciprocity operator training certification for individuals trained outside of Mississippi.

For more information on MDEQ approved training programs or to schedule attendance at their UST Compliance Workshop, visit: 

https://www.mdeq.ms.gov/water/groundwater-assessment-and-remediation/underground-storage-tanks/operator-training/