Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester Registration

The Program is responsible for:

  • Reviewing and approving training courses and continuing education classes.
  • Maintaining a registry of properly trained testers.

Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester Registration Rules: 641 Iowa Administrative Code, Chapter 26 PDF

Registered Backflow Prevention Assembly Testers are listed at the following links. To verify the status of a backflow prevention assembly tester, please visit our online database, and click on Public Search. Then select Backflow Tester from the Program Name. Once the individual's record appears, click Details to learn more about their registration. If you find an error on the list, please notify the program contact below.

For initial BPAT registration or renewing your BPAT registration:

Detailed instructions for creating an account and renewing your license are available on the website above. If you do not have access to a computer or internet please call (515) 281-3548 for assistance.

Please note:  Our renewal window does not open until July 1, 2021.  You will not be able to renew prior to that date.

Training related resources:

Other Resources:

Primary Contact:

  • Chelsea Stevens (515) 281-5894

For information on the requirements for backflow prevention and cross-connection control please visit the State Plumbing Code website and click on the link to Chapter 25, Iowa State Plumbing Code

Primary Contact for the Iowa Plumbing Code:

  • John Kelly (515) 724-9961