Member Benefits

The Association of Water Technologies (AWT) provides its members with a full range of benefits, including:


Network with the best resources in the industry — our members. Click on the links below for more information.

  • Annual Convention and Exposition
    AWT members receive a discounted rate to our Annual Convention & Exposition. This event includes unmatched networking opportunities—receptions, lunches, chat lounges, and more—for you to get to know the many water treaters who are part of our community. Learn more.
  • The Exchange
    Our members-only online chat allows you to interact with your peers in the industry and get fresh perspectives and information on topics of interest to you.
  • LinkedIn
    This AWT chat group is open to members and nonmembers within the industry—allowing you to open up your discussions to a broader group. Learn More.
  • Young Professionals Group
    Created for the newest generation of water treatment professionals, this group allows the industry's rising stars to network with one another.


AWT provides education that benefits our member companies—from technical training that will help enhance your staff's skills to business training that will increase the efficiency of your back office. Click on the links below for more information.

  • Technical Training Seminars
    AWT members enjoy a discounted rate to our Technical Training Seminars. Attended by over 300 industry professionals each year, these seminars provide a great opportunity to build your knowledge and make connections with your peers. Learn more.
  • Webinars
    Free to AWT members, these monthly webinars provide the convenience of online training paired with live instruction and Q&A opportunities. Learn more.
  • Online Training
    These on-demand courses, offered at a discounted rate, cover everything from water treatment to safety training for individuals and companies looking for informative and cost-effective solutions. Learn more.
  • Publications
    Members save up to 50% on textbooks, reference guides, software, and tools sold through AWT’s Bookstore. Learn more.
  • The Analyst Quarterly Periodical
    Members receive a complimentary subscription to read in-depth articles on critical topics in the water treatment industry. Learn more.
  • The AWTGram
    AWT's monthly e-newsletter keeps members updated on all the association's activities and news.
  • Members Only Website
    The Members Only page provides members with unique resources, such as the pretreatment matrix and oxidizing biocide matrix.

Career Advancement

  • Certification
    The Certified Water Technologist (CWT) program is the highest professional credential in the industrial and commercial water treatment field. It assures that water professionals possess a core body of knowledge and have extensive professional experience in all aspects of water treatment. Learn more.
  • Young Professionals Group
    Created for the newest generation of water treatment professionals, this group allows the industry's rising stars to network with one another.


  • AWT Advocacy Center
    In the AWT Advocacy Center, you can get help with grassroots lobbying, crisis communications and find tools to reach out to students in STEM industries.

Discount Programs

AWT partners with well respected vendors offering high-quality business products and services that save time, increase productivity, and add dollars to bottom lines. Click on the links below for more information or to start saving today, go to the AWT Members Only Page to get the sign up information.


  • Automotive Fleet Leasing
    Let Leasing Associates takes care of your company’s car fleet while you take care of your business. Leasing Associates can source any type of vehicle, from pickups and vans to utility/service bodies. They can also retrofit your chosen vehicle(s) with any necessary equipment you need before you take delivery.
  • Heartland®-Simple and Secure Payroll and Payment Solutions
    We’ve teamed up with Heartland® to offer you easy payroll and HR solutions to manage your greatest asset – your employees – while also protecting your business. In addition, Heartland® is offering you innovative payment and point of sale solutions to help you run your business better.
  • ASSE/IAPMO 12080 Training Discounts: AWT is working on training for the ASSE/IAPMO 12080 Legionella Water Safety and Management Personnel Certification program. But until that is ready, AWT members can receive discounts on approved ASSE training offerings from HC Info and Special Pathogens Laboratories. Go to the AWT Members Only Page to get the discount code.
  • Legionella and Water Management Plan (WMP) Training
    AWT members who are not HC Info water management plan (WMP) partners can now get 25% off HC Info e-Learning courses—the same discount given to the partners. The course list is at http://hcinfo.com/training/. Courses 101-104 will help you in providing water management plans to your customers, and courses 401-404 for sampling services. All 8 courses count toward CWT continuing education. Go to the AWT Members Only Page to get the discount code.
  • ODP Business Solutions™
    Your AWT Office Depot® Member Benefits Program, previously Office Depot Business Solutions Division, has been rebranded to ODP Business Solutions™. This exciting evolution allows the program to be more agile and innovative. You'll receive savings of up to 75% on the Best Value List of preferred products with free next-business-day delivery or pick up your online order via in-store and curbside pickup.
  • West Conferencing Services
    AWT has partnered with West Unified Communications to offer members special rates for audio and web conferencing through their InterCall service. Members will save up to 70%.
  • Lenovo PC Marketplace
    As a member of AWT, you are eligible to receive discounts of up to 30% off the everyday public web price on a wide range of Lenovo products, including laptops, tablets, desktops, accessories and more! In addition, you can receive free ground shipping on all web orders and monthly limited time special offers.
  • Ascent Global Logistics
    Ascent Global Logistics is AWT's transportation provider for shipments weighing more than 150 lbs. Ascent has bargaining power with major carriers, which helps reduce transportation costs by 5-35%.
  • UPS Shipping and Business Services Discounts
    AWT and UPS took the guesswork out, and put the easy in. Members now have access to new and improved flat rate pricing with savings of 50% on Domestic Next Day/Deferred, 30% on Ground Commercial/Residential and up to 50% on additional services. In addition, members can take advantage of UPS Smart Pickup® service for free.
  • Avis/Budget Car Rental Discounts
    AWT has partnered with the Avis Budget Group, a leading global provider of vehicle rental and car sharing services. Avis/Budget operates 10,000 locations in approximately 175 countries. They offer AWT members up to 25% off base rates, coupons, and special offers.



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