Dates
Location
October 4-5, 2018 - Recertification Review and Exam
(Registration Closes September 21, 2018)
Backflow Prevention Services LLC, 799 Gardere Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70820
May 24-25, 2018 - Recertification Review and Exam
(Registration Closes May 11, 2018)
Backflow Prevention Services, LLC, 799 Gardere Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70820
July 26-27, 2018 - Recertification Review and Exam
(Registration Closes July 13, 2018)
Backflow Prevention Services LLC, 799 Gardere Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70820

Backflow Preventer Tester Recertification Course

Course Times

Day One: Review 8:00 am – 5:00 pm                             Day Two: Exam 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Prerequisite:

Previous BPS Course attendees: Attendee must possess a Certificate of Attendance from a previous 40-hour tester certification course offered by BPS.

Previous Non-BPS certified attendees: As a courtesy to previously certified testers, BPS will consider offering recertification to non-BPS certified testers if the prospective attendee can demonstrate knowledge of the backflow industry and testing procedures. The prospective attendee must show proof of certification by providing a copy of a previously obtained certification or recertification certificate.

About the Course

The Review features classroom and hands-on instruction during the morning with hands-on practice in the afternoon.

The Exam includes written and practical examinations administered beginning at 8:00 am.  The attendee will be allowed no more than 1 hour to complete the written exam and no more than 30 minutes to complete the practical examination.

Classroom instruction includes:

  • Installation guidelines
  • Testing procedures
  • Review of cross connection control and backflow prevention general information

Hands-on instruction includes a demonstration of the proper testing procedure along with attendee practice.

Examination includes a written exam followed by a hands-on practical exam. Attendees must pass both written and hands-on practical exam without instructions in order to receive recertification.

Daily breaks are scheduled and attendees are responsible for their own lunch.

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