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Backflow Certification Application

select application only after you have passed the exam

  Effective March 10, 2020  

Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester (BPAT) Certification Exams

has moved and is offering more dates & locations!

Exams are now administered by PSI/AMP

See the information below for more details and how to find the Exam schedule & locations

(exam fee is $102.00 and is payable to PSI/AMP when you register for the exam).



  • You are not permitted to take this exam unless you meet one of the following required criteria: 
  1. Completed a 32-hour backflow related course and hold a certificate of completion.(click here to see Training Providers list for 32-hour course offerings)
  2. Backflow Certified in another state or through a national certification and desire a Georgia Certification.
  3. Need to retake the exam due to a previous failing exam score.  
  • You must pass the exam with a score of 70 or above.
  • The exam has a 100 question written portion.
  • If you do not pass the exam you must wait 30 days before retaking the exam.
  • An education level of a High School Diploma, GED or equivalent is required to take the exam.
  • If you are already registered for the 32-hour course, you may go ahead and register for the exam before you complete the course.

Click Here - Go Amp Testing Registration

(under Category select "Water/Wastewater", under Program select "GAWP Certification Programs",

under Exam select "GAWP BPAT EXAM")


 NOTE: A student can take a distribution practice exam from ABC by following the link

(Select ABC Distribution):

Click Here


After passing the exam click here for steps to applying for your BPAT/Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester certification and wallet card.