The Hands-On Skills Refresher for Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester 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 licensed Backflow Prevention Assembly Testers.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.
TopicsDouble check valve assembly / DC +Hands-on practice of test procedures +Limiting Tester's Liability / NIIO +Pressure vacuum breaker assembly / PVB +Reduced pressure principle assembly / RPZ +Spill-resistant vacuum breaker assembly / SVB
This course is designed for licenced BPAT personnel to include, Plumbers, Plumbing Inspectors, Irrigators, Water Operators, Fire-line Contractors, and Customer Service Inspectors meeting TCEQ requirements for hands-on skill testing specific to backflow prevention assemblies.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsTCEQ Licensed Backflow Prevention Assembly Testers (practical skills/hands-on only)