The Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester 16-Hour Continuing Education course utilizes the TEEX Mobile Backflow trailer to provide students with TCEQ-required hands-on training opportunities designed to help each apply test procedures specific with Backflow Prevention Assemblies for the licensed Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Participants should have a current BPAT, CSI, Plumbing, Water, or Landscape Irrigator license.
TopicsDouble check valve assembly / DC +Hydraulic principles effecting test procedures +Limiting Tester’s Liability / NIIO +Mechanical operation of backflow prevention assemblies +Pressure vacuum breaker assembly / PVB +Reduced pressure principle assembly / RPZ +Spill-resistant vacuum breaker assembly / SVB +Terminology+Safety+Hands-on practice of test procedures
- Individuals wishing to obtain a Plumbing Inspector’s license
- Plumbing Inspectors
- Water Operators
- Fire-line Contractors
- Customer Service Inspectors
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsTCEQ licensed Backflow Prevention Assembly Testers (BPAT)+TCEQ Licensed Backflow Prevention Assembly Testers (practical skills/hands-on only)