Cross Connections and Backflow Prevention

Course: PLU5511

This course is listed under the following fields of study:

To provide journeyperson/skilled workers the opportunity to update their skills and knowledge in cross connections and backflow prevention. Topics will include: Terminology of terms as they relate to plumbing and plumbing systems, Theory of Backflow and Backsiphonage, Methods and Devices for the prevention of Backflow and Backsiphonage as well as Test procedures for and maintenance of Backflow prevention.


Price includes manual, certification exam and 5 year certification fee with OWWA (Ontario Water Works Association). Student must bring to first class proof of plumbing, sprinkler, piping certificate or Industrial Millwright Licence. Student must be in 5th year plumbing apprentices to qualify for the course and must show proof of apprenticeship at first class.

All sections for this course are in progress.