16 Hour - Hydraulics with Practical Skills (BPAT)

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Description

Hours:  16  (All classes 8 am – 5 pm unless otherwise noted)
Cost:  $350

TCEQ Course Code 1204: This course is primarily designed to provide 16 hours of continuing education for licensed Backflow Prevention Assembly Testers.  This course also provides the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) required eight hours of “hands-on” continuing education.

Click here to: Check your CE Hours at TCEQ

Completing this course provides continuing education credit for the following licenses:

  • 16-hours of continuing education credit for licensed Backflow Prevention Assembly Testers (BPAT)

  • 8-hours of practical skills “hands-on” training requirement for renewal of BPAT License


NEW:  HAC is now offering free on site gauge certification to each registered student.  Additional gauges can be certified for $70 per gauge. Contact us for more information.

Prerequisites

Effective September 1, 2017, pursuant to TCEQ Reg-521 "Criminal History Guidelines", those with a felony criminal history should contact TCEQ Licensing Division prior to registering for a training course. Specific criminal history could negatively impact the ability to receive a TCEQ issued occupational license.

 

The participant must be currently licensed as a Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester or other license as appropriate to receive 16 hours of continuing education.

Topics

  • Terminology/Definitions

  • Hydraulic Principles Effecting Test Procedures

  • Mechanical Operation of Backflow PreventionAssemblies

  • Limiting Tester’s Liability/NIIO

  • Test Procedures for:

    • Reduced Pressure Principle Assembly – RPZ

    • Double CheckValve Assembly – DC

    • Pressure Vacuum Breaker Assembly – PVB

    • Spill-Resistant Vacuum BreakerAssembly – SVB

    • Hands-on Practice ofTest Procedure


Upcoming Classes


12/05 - 12/06/2018

Carrollton, Texas
Course Number
: 18-1204-12a

LOCATION

HAC Training Room
2105 Luna Road, Suite 310
Carrollton, Texas 75006

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12/18 - 12/19/2018

Houston, Texas
Course Number
: 18-1204-12b

LOCATION

Southern Water Corp.
5710 Airline Drive
Houston, Texas 77076

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01/10 - 01/11/2019

Harlingen, Texas
Course Number
: 19-1204-01a

LOCATION

Harlingen Water Works
114 North "L" Street
Harlingen, Texas 78550

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01/22 - 01/23/2019

Harlingen, Texas
Course Number
: 19-1204-01b

LOCATION

Harlingen Water Works
114 North "L" Street
Harlingen, Texas 78550

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02/12 - 02/13/2019

Midlothian, Texas
Course Number
: 19-1204-02a

LOCATION

City of Midlothian Water Treatment Plant
1761 Auger Road
Midlothian, Texas 76065

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