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32-Hour Backflow Certification (3 Day Course) OR Re-Cert (Sat. ONLY)

September 13 @ 7:00 am - September 15 @ 6:00 pm

$225.00 - $650.00

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 (September 13, 14, 15) at CCBC Dundalk Campus (Classroom location TBD) 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.  Plus, every 3 years a Cross Connection/Backflow Tester must re-certify or lose their certifications as a Backflow/Cross Connection Tester.  This class gives you the option to be certified for the first time (32-hour course) or in the event of letting your certification expire, OR you may choose to attend the re-certifiation course (10-hour course on SATURDAY ONLY) if you currently hold a soon-to-expire certification


 


ALL PLUMBING MEMBERS – Check your license and certification for expiration dates!


 


The 32-hour certification class will help you:



  • Develop the knowledge of the causes and principles of the backflow and backflow prevention

  • Recognize proper backflow prevention assembly application and operation

  • Gain a complete understanding and ability to perform accepted field test procedures for all backflow prevention assemblies


The re-certification course (10 hours; SAT. ONLY!) 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.


 


 


TEXTBOOKS WILL BE PROVIDED FOR USE DURING THE CLASS

Details

Start:
September 13 @ 7:00 am
End:
September 15 @ 6:00 pm
Cost:
$225.00 - $650.00
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/32-hour-backflow-certification-3-day-course-or-re-cert-sat-only-registration-49748434908

Venue

CCBC Dundalk Campus
7200 Sollers Point Road, Classroom TBD
Baltimore, MD 21222 United States