Backflow Prevention Tester's Course

Code: PLMB0010

Course description

This course covers backflow prevention and cross connection control devices. Topics include: health and legal aspects of cross connection control causes of backflow, types of cross connection control devices, application of devices, distribution system hazards, inspection programs, definitions, installation requirements, general maintenance and testing procedures, symbols, recommended ordinances for cross connection control regulations, and current provincial regulations. Participants who successfully pass the voluntary certification exam at the end of the course will be certified as a Cross Connection Control Inspection Specialist.

Course details

Hours: 36
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.