WWW500 – 40.00 Hours

Schedule

Details02/08/21 – 02/12/21Mesquite, TXEU WWW500 152$685.00Register

Address

TEEX-OSHA Trng Inst Ed Ctr

15515 IH-20 at Lumley
Mesquite, TX 75181

Instructor

TBA

Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, February 08, 2021

Details03/22/21 – 03/26/21Conroe, TXEU WWW500 149$685.00Register

Address

City of Conroe Public Works Se

401 Sgt. Ed Holcomb Blvd. S.
Conroe, TX 77304

Instructor

TBA

Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, March 22, 2021

Details06/14/21 – 06/18/21San Antonio, TXEU WWW500 153$685.00Register

Address

TEEX-H B Zachry (San Antonio)

9350 South Presa
San Antonio, TX 78223

Instructor

TBA

Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, June 14, 2021

Details08/16/21 – 08/20/21Bryan, TXEU WWW500 151$685.00Register

Address

TEEX-RELLIS Campus-Bld 7900

3100 State Highway 47, Bldg. 7900
Bryan, TX 77807

Instructor

TBA

Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, August 16, 2021

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.

Prerequisites

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.

Topics

  • 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)

The reporting designed by TEEX has allowed for a seamless upload to the TWC Learning Outcome Training System (LOTS). At no time during the SDF grant period of performance has any data needed to be reformatted or resubmitted. The entire process has been straightforward and easy to use.

— Stephen Dodd, Project Executive, IBM Corporation 2009 Skills Development Fund Sub-recipient
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