Dates Location Course Fee
Friday, June 13, 2014
(Registration Closes Friday, June 6, 2014)
(8 Students Minimum Required)
799 Gardere Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70820 $295
Friday, September 5, 2014
(Registration Closes Friday, August 29, 2014)
(8 Students Minimum Required)
799 Gardere Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70820 $295
Monday, November 24, 2014
(Registration Closes Monday, November 17, 2014)
(8 Students Minimum Required)
799 Gardere Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70820 $295
Monday, December 15, 2014
(Registration Closes Monday, December 8, 2014)
(8 Students Minimum Required)
799 Gardere Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70820 $295

Backflow Preventer Tester Recertification Course

Course Time

Day 1 – 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

Course Cost – $295

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 in Louisiana 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 previous certification or recertification certificate.

About the Course

The course features classroom and hands-on instruction during the morning with hands-on practice in the early afternoon.  Written and practical examinations will be administered beginning at 3:00 pm.

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. Students must pass both written and hands-on practical exam in order to receive recertification.

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

Students must be present the entire course to receive a Certificate of Attendance.

Office Location

Follow this link for a map and directions to Backflow Prevention Services located at 799 Gardere Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70820.