ABC San Diego
13825 Kirkham Way
Poway, CA 92065 USA
March 6-9 (Monday-Thursday), 2023
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM


  • Member - $1,150.00
  • Non-Member - $1,250.00
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Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester Certification and Examination (ASSE 5110)

This 40-hr. course takes place Monday through Thursday,

March 6 - 9, 2023, from 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

This course requires a minimum of 5-years Industry-related experience.

At this forty (40) hour training class, participants will be presented with the guidelines used for acceptable practices of testing backflow prevention assemblies. The participants will also learn the principles of cross-connection control and the methods devices, and assemblies used to protect the potable water system. The training and knowledge provided will prepare the student for the jurisdiction’s recognized examination.

This course is designed to provide the necessary skills to confidentially take the exam of AWWA, ABPA, ABC, ASSE and many others. On the final day of the training, the ASSE 5110 tester certification examination will be administered. The written exam for an initial tester certification consists of 100 questions. Presently, the initial certification candidate must demonstrate the field test procedure for a reduced pressure principle assembly, double check valve assembly, pressure vacuum breaker assembly, and spill-resistant vacuum breaker assembly.

IS YOUR TUITION COVERED?  If so, please contact Continuing Education at (858) 513-4700 or to register.  Student’s email address and contact phone number are required.

Active Duty Military or Veteran? Receive a 10% discount off of your tuition for ABCSD’s Continuing Education or Safety classes. To be eligible, you must submit one of the following:

  • Active Duty Military ID
  • VA Health Care ID
  • DL feat. Veterans Designation
  • Form DD-214

Document submission for eligibility is only required once.  To register and receive your discount, please call or email Continuing Education at or 858-513-4700.

Thank you for your service.

CLASS PARKING: The gates to the right of our building will be open.  Please park in the back lot.

CANCELLATIONS:  Requests for refunds, credits or transfers of tuition to a future date cannot be honored after noon, Wednesday, February 1, 2023.

CANCELLATION IF TUITION COVERED: The above cancellation policy applies and notification to ABC is appreciated. Lack of cancellation and no-showing for a class will result in the full amount of tuition being deducted from any remaining Training Funds available for future use.

QUESTIONS?  Please call (858) 513-4700 and ask for Continuing Education.