Backflow Recertification Program

Length:16 hours (8hrs. theory & 8hrs. practical)
Dates:Oct 8 – Oct 17; Tues / Thurs, 18:00 – 22:00


includes books, exams and five-year certification fee

The Pipes Are Calling

Maintaining water quality is critical to the health and wellbeing of our community. Are you a licensed Cross Connection Control Specialist in need of backflow recertification? Led by industry experts, this highly specialized, program gives you a comprehensive refresher on the devices and methods used for cross-connection control; its application in water supply systems and the procedures used to test the devices.

Curriculum Overview

First we’ll review the causes of backflow prevention and how it’s prevented. Then, you will get an update on the latest cross connection devices and their testing criteria, as well as their health and safety issues and how to identify hazards. Finally, you will demonstrate your knowledge by safely applying backflow prevention methods during your written and practical Challenge.

Additional Information

Participants must be current testers.

Please note:

  • AS OF JANUARY 2012 the minimum OWWA certification of 1 year will be increased to 5 years
  • For all programs – all theory exams require a mark of 75% to pass and all practical exams require 100% to pass

Withdrawals and refunds:

Refunds will be issued only if the Official Withdrawal form is received no later than three business days prior to the program’s scheduled start date.

Please note: all refunds are subject to a cancellation fee.