How to Become a Certified Backflow Prevention Device Tester
American California/Nevada Water Works Association (AWWA) Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester Certification is the only method you can recertify for our backflow prevention program. Proof of current AWWA Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester Certification shall be required along with valid color copy of California issued identification or driver’s license. For more information on how to obtain the certification, visit the AWWA California/Nevada Section website.
- New certification cards will be issued to applicants that complete the steps above.
- You can become certified during any time period. No longer quarterly.
- Certification is valid up to 3 years.
Please be advised that the certificate holder shall bear the responsibility of ensuring all required licensures and certificates are kept current. Should any of these lapse, the Riverside County Backflow Device Tester Certificate issued to the certificate holder shall be rendered null and void.