CGWP Canons of Professional Practice

Persons who hold designation as a Certified Groundwater Professional under the National Ground Water Association shall:

  1. Perform services only in the areas of their competence.
  2. Use their knowledge and skill for the enhancement of human welfare.
  3. Serve the public, their employers, and their clients honestly, objectively, and impartially.
  4. Avoid conflict of interest.
  5. Act as faithful agents or trustees in professional matters for each employer or client.
  6. Strive to uphold and enhance the honor, integrity, dignity, competence, and prestige of the groundwater profession.
  7. Maintain their competence through continuing professional development.