WWW500 – 40.00 Hours


Details11/16/20 – 11/20/20San Antonio, TXEU WWW500 148$685.00Register


TEEX-H B Zachry (San Antonio)

9350 South Presa
San Antonio, TX 78223



Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, November 16, 2020
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

Details12/07/20 – 12/11/20League City, TXEU WWW500 150$685.00Register


The City of League City

144 Park Ave., Ste 200
League City, TX 77573



Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, December 07, 2020
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

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


City of Conroe Public Works Se

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



Start Time

08:00 AM Monday, March 22, 2021
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

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)

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Email: itsi@teex.tamu.edu

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