Registration Information

Latest News: Additional Testing Dates for May 2016 for the GateWay Location: 

The following additional test dates have been opened for May 2016: May 24 and May 26, 2016. Please be advised that if you order the same test type that you ordered during the week of May 17-19, you will need to pay for both tests when you take the first test.


PLEASE NOTE: GateWay has updated the instructions to order the ADEQ Operator Certification exams to make the process easier. You
will NOT be required to log in. However, you will NOT get a confirmation email to your maricopa email so you 
MUST double check that your name appears in the spreadsheet that you will be able to access after you complete the order.

In addition, you MUST provide a valid personal email account while completing the test registration form (so you can receive your test results)


The best way to contact the GateWay-ADEQ office will be by email to: 

Welcome to the GateWay-ADEQ Operator Certification Registration Website

GateWay requires the use of a Maricopa Community College MEID, Password, Student ID number (an 8-digit number), and get admitted to the GateWay Non-Credit program
GateWay previously asked that every person needing to register for the ADEQ Operator Certification exam (any exam) obtained an account at the Maricopa Community College District.
 There is no need to do this step if you already have a MEID/Password because attending/have attended classes at any Maricopa Community College

Step 1: Creating a Student Account will help you to create a student account (if not already) and will provide you with a  Student ID that is an 8-digit number (that starts with the number 3). This student ID number will be required later to order your exam. 
You can click here to go to the Step 1: Creating a Student Account (you can also find this link below the Registration Information tab on this webpage left side) so you can start with the test registration process.

Things to remember when signing up for exams:
  • These are not actual courses. No instruction will be provided.

  • You WILL NOT be able to see the test dates in the Maricopa system since GateWay is using another website to complete the registration form that you will open when you click on the test date showing on this webpage.

  • You will be completing the GateWay-ADEQ Registration form to request your test. By completing the form, you will be requesting and approving GateWay to order the exam. You will be able to cancel or change the test type prior to the test registration closing date by sending an email to  Please send an email to the to cancel the exam for you before the test date.