3/16/2023 - #1914: ASSE Cross-Connection Control and Backflow Prevention 101
The course is designed for water treatment plant operators and administrators. Chapter 1 covers basic backflow hydraulics, Chapter 2 covers the different types of cross-connections, and the degree of hazard. Chapter 3 describes in detail how to apply protection and to prevent backflow using airgaps and backflow prevention devices. Chapter 3 will also explain how the devices work and will cover proper installation guidelines. Chapter 4 will cover the elements of a comprehensive cross-connection control program, gage care, repair, and maintenance considerations, etc. There will be numerous opportunities in the course to see and actually examine all types of backflow prevention and related plumbing equipment including numerous cut-aways of nearly every brand and type of backflow prevention device on today's market.
Supplies, materials and lunch are included with registration.