Code Council’s PMG team organizing a free comprehensive webinar May 24 on ‘Backflow Basics’

The Code Council’s PMG team is organizing a roundtable discussion and Q&A webinar 2-3:30 p.m. Eastern on May 24 titled “Backflow Basics: Repair, Testing and Maintenance.” The webinar is part of a series of webinars during 2022 Building Safety Month and will highlight repair, testing, maintenance and inspections methods and assemblies used to protect potable water. The Building Safety Month webinar series is designed to focus on a specific theme that is critical to building safety including “Exploring Careers in Building Safety” (week two), “Understanding the Four Phases of Emergency Management” (week three) and “Creating a Safe and Abundant Water Supply” (week four). Throughout the month- long campaign, a series of free virtual events will take place including:

  • Building Your Future: Career Paths for Military Veterans, May 10, 2-3 pm ET: This webinar will uncover the challenges, opportunities and resources available for military veterans considering a career in building safety.
    • Facebook Live, May 10, 1 pm ET: The Facebook Live event will feature Matthew Winn, the Code Council’s Senior Vice President of Training and Education, exploring careers in building safety and the importance of training and education for building safety professionals.
    • Pool Owner Safety 101, May 25, 2-3 pm ET: This webinar, co-sponsored by the Code Council and the Pool & Hot Tub Alliance, is a must for new pool owners or those considering a swimming pool to ensure that pools are both safe and enjoyable for many years to come.

Register for these events and more on the Building Safety Month events page. This year’s Building Safety Month Foundational Sponsor is the American Gas Association. Week one sponsors include the National Multifamily Housing Council, American Concrete Institute and the Gypsum Association. To see the full list of sponsors, click here.