WWW500 – 40.00 Hours


Details05/04/20 – 05/08/20Marble Falls, TXEU WWW500 137$675.00Register


Westside Community Hall

1704 Second Street
Marble Falls, TX 78654


To Be Announced

Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, May 04, 2020

Details06/15/20 – 06/19/20Denison, TXEU WWW500 142$675.00Register


City of Denison Water Treatmem

4631 Randell Lake Rd.
Denison, TX 75020


To Be Announced

Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, June 15, 2020

Details08/24/20 – 08/28/20Mesquite, TXEU WWW500 141$675.00Register


OSHA Training Institut Ed Cent

15515 IH-20 @ Lumley Rd
Mesquite, TX 75181


To Be Announced

Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, August 24, 2020

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

Instructor with BPATThe Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester course provides participants with an interest in cross-connection controls and proper maintenance of water quality standards with guidelines used for acceptable practices of testing backflow prevention devices. Students will be presented with the principles of cross-connection control and methods used to prevent backflow of undesirable substances into water distribution and plumbing systems carrying potable water.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

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 100% 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.


  • Introduction to Backflow Prevention
  • Theory of Backflow and Cross-Connections
  • Mechanical Equipment for Cross-Connection Control
  • Codes, Regulations, and Laws

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for personnel wishing to obtain either a BPAT license, continuing education credit, a Plumbing Inspector’s license or other industry professionals desiring more information regarding backflow.

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • 12.00 hours – TCEQ licensed Landscape Irrigators
  • 12.00 hours – TCEQ licensed Customer Service Inspectors
  • 12.00 hours – TCEQ licensed water operators
  • 12.00 hours – TCEQ licensed wastewater operators
  • 40.00 hours – TCEQ licensed Backflow Prevention Assembly Testers (BPAT)

Role rehearsal brought it all together, great training.

— Personal Defense Spray Instructor
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