Texas Commission of Environmental Quality (TCEQ)

Northeast Texas Community College can proctor your computer based Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)- Computer Based Testing (CBT).  Applicants passing the exam will be issued their license by TCEQ typically within one week of the exam date.

It is the candidate’s responsibility to ensure they have received an approval letter prior to requesting an appointment.  

TCEQ website:  https://www.tceq.texas.gov/

The following is required for TCEQ Exams: 

  • Testing is by appointment only (903) 434-8272.
  • $30.00 proctoring fee
  • A valid/current picture ID is required for all exams

Online testing benefits:

  • Immediate exam score with email option
  • Immediate printed exam analysis feedback with email option
  • Ability to immediately retest (if applicable)


Physical address of testing location:

Northeast Texas Community College
2886 FM 1737
Chapel Hill Road
Mount Pleasant, TX 75455


Available Exams
The exams available to be administered at Northeast Texas Community College Testing Center are:

  • Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester (BPAT) - written portion
  • Customer Service Inspectors
  • Groundwater Operator
    • Class B
    • Class C
  • Landscape Irrigation
    • Landscape Irrigation Inspector
    • Landscape Irrigation Technician (English Only)
  • Leaking Petroleum Storage Tank (LPST)
    • LPST Corrective Action Project Manager
  • Municipal Solide Wast Facility Supervisor
    • Class A (4 hours)
    • Class B (2 hours)
  • On-site Sewage Facility (OSSF)
    • OSSF Maintenance Provider
    • OSSF Designated Representative
    • OSSF Installer I
    • OSSF Installer II
  • Underground Storage Tank (UST)
    • On-site Supervisor Class A
    • On-site Supervisor Class B
  • Surface Water Operator
    • Class B
    • Class C
  • Wastewater Treatment and Collection System Operators
    • Class I Wastewater Collection System Operator
    • Class II Wastewater Collection System Operator
    • Class B Wastewater Treatment Facility Operator
    • Class C Wastewater Treatment Facility Operator
    • Class D Wastewater Treatment Facility Operator
  • Water Treatment and Distribution System Operators
    • Class B Groundwater Operator
    • Class B Surface Water Operator
    • Class B Water Distribution
    • Class C Groundwater Operator
    • Class C Surface Water Operator
    • Class C Water Distribution
    • Class D Water
  • Water Treatment Specialists
    • Class III
    • Class II
    • Class I

Each of the exams above have a three-hour time limit.
•    Municipal Solid Waste Facility Supervisors Class A – four-hour time limit
•    Municipal Solid Waste Facility Supervisors Class B – two-hour time limit



Not all exams are available between 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. See exam schedule for specific dates and times.

Monday through Thursday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am to 12:00 noon
Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.