“The Group” – 2021 Cross Connection Control Seminar

October 20th from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM

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2021 The Group Seminar Flyer

The agenda will include:

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM Introductions and Logistics
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM DOH and Washington Cert. Services Update Bill Bernier & Megan Brech
9:30 AM – 9:45 AM Break
9:45 AM – 10:45 AM RPZ Backflow Prevention and Flood Control Assemblies-Matthew Sires
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Assembly Repair presented by Mark Inman.
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Hydraulics – Problems it can cause-Jim Purzycki
2:00 PM – 2:15 PM Break
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM Backflow to the Future-Adolfo Wurts
3:15 PM – 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM What’s Wrong With This Picture? Bill Bernier
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM Wrap up


October 20, 2021 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm


Zoom, Virtual Teaming


Backflow Assembly Testers (BAT), Cross Connection Control Specialists (CCS), Water Quality Program Administrators, personnel who are responsible for cross connection control, and anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of water quality and cross connection control


Presentations will be made by professionals from the Department of Health, administrators of Cross Connection Control Programs, members of Washington Certification Services, and individuals from the manufacturing and service industry.


0.6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available from Washington Certification Services. Certified water operators are required to provide their certification number(s) for proper credit. Attendance for a minimum of three hours is required to earn CEUs.