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32-Hour Backflow Certification – 3 Day Course

October 12 @ 7:00 am - October 14 @ 6:00 pm

YOU MUST HAVE A VALID APPRENTICE, JOURNEY OR MASTER MD STATE PLUMBING LICENSE TO REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS. YOU WILL BE ASKED TO SUBMIT A COPY OF THIS LICENSE BEFORE BEING REGISTERED FOR THE CLASS.

This course meets for 3 consecutive days. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (October 12, 13 & 14) at the ABC Baltimore, Whitehead Road Facility from 7 am to 6 pm.

The Maryland State Board of Plumbing requires the successful completion of an approved 32-Hour Backflow Training Course as a pre-requisite for the Journey/Master Plumber examination.

ALL PLUMBING MEMBERS – Check your license and certification!

  • Developing the knowledge of the causes and principles of the backflow and backflow prevention
  • Recognizing proper backflow prevention assembly application and operation
  • A complete understanding and ability to perform accepted field test procedures for all backflow prevention assemblies

Every three (3) years a Cross Connection/Backflow Tester must re certify or lose their certification as a Backflow/Cross Connection Tester. The Maryland State Board of Plumbing, WSSC, Baltimore County, District of Columbia, require the successful completion of an approved 8-Hour Backflow Training Recertification Course to keep this certification and license current. The re certification course will focus on the following:

  • Updates and new developments in Cross Connection Control
  • Review of causes and principles of the backflow and backflow prevention
  • Review of proper backflow prevention assembly application and operation
  • Review of accepted field test procedures for all backflow prevention assemblies
  • Review of differential gauge use and recommendation gauges
  • Review of PVB, DCVA, and RP test procedures and wet lab practice

A passing grade on the final written examination and a satisfactory completion of the ¬’hands-on’’ performance will result in certification. Certification is good for three (3) years.

If you fail the course and are required to re-test you will be notified by the office.

TEXTBOOKS WILL BE PROVIDED FOR USE DURING THE CLASS

Details

Start:
October 12 @ 7:00 am
End:
October 14 @ 6:00 pm
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Venue

ABC Baltimore, Whitehead Road Facility
1706 Whitehead Rd Suite B
Woodlawn, MD 21043 United States