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2018 IPC Backflow Prevention and Cross Connection Control Requirements Seminar
September 9, 2019
This seminar will introduce you to the backflow requirements that are included in the IPC. The seminar is designed to address the needs of code officials, contractors, installers, and plumber. The seminar will include information regarding the requirements for protecting the potable water supply from contamination. During this training, participants will be listening to lecture and viewing examples, as well as discussing the requirement noted in Section 608 and 312.10 of the IPC. They will participate in activities that involve discussion and knowledge review, individually and in groups. Goal: This course will teach participants the essentials of cross-connection control. The course will focus on the basics hydraulics which governs the principles of backflow and cross-connection control and the hazards of backflow and typical backflow prevention assemblies. The causes of backflow and case histories will also be discussed. The information presented is based on the 2018 International Plumbing Code.