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May 12-16 – Lake Charles – Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester 40 hr Course and Exam
May 12, 2014 @ 8:00 am - May 16, 2014 @ 5:00 pm CDT
Seminar InformationDate: May 12-16, 2014
Title Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester 40 hr Course and Exam
Location Details Calcasieu Parish Waterworks Dist # 5 Sewer 11, 300 Deshotel Lane, Lake Charles, LA 70615
Registration Details $750.00 Includes Training and Certification Test fees – If you have any questions contact IAPMO BPI 1-855-536-2800
Course Description Length: 40 hours CEU: 4.0 At this forty (40) hour training, participants will be presented with the guidelines used for acceptable practices of testing backflow prevention devices. The participants will also learn the principles of cross-connection control and the methods and devices used to prevent backflow of undesirable substances into water distribution and plumbing systems carrying potable water. Upon completion of the course, the participants will receive sufficient information and skills to pass the American Society of Sanitary Engineering (ASSE) Examination. On the last day of the training the certification examination will be administered. This consists of a written examination and a hands-on examination. The exam for an initial tester certification consists of 100 questions. Presently, the initial certification candidate must demonstrate the field test procedure for a reduced pressure principle assembly, double check valve assembly, pressure vacuum breaker assembly, and spill-resistant vacuum breakers without notes or assistance.
Certification Prerequisites: Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester: A minimum of five years of industry-related experience. If you have any questions contact IAPMO BPI 1-855-536-2800.
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