Join the Ranks of Skilled Experts with ASSE Certifications from Michigan Backflow Institute.

Unlock new opportunities with hands-on training, experienced instructors, and a superior teaching facility.

Ready to take the next step in your career and become an ASSE-certified backflow professional? At Michigan Backflow Institute, we offer ASSE-accredited classes that are designed to help you obtain or renew your certification effectively and enjoyably.

Our experienced instructors have over 65 years of combined industry expertise and will provide you with hands-on training at our teaching facility, featuring 52 different test assemblies.

And let’s not forget about our delicious catered lunches—always a hit, and we have a legendary story of a student who conquered five kielbasas with ease.

Obtaining your ASSE certification from Michigan Backflow Institute will give you the credentials you need to provide backflow testing and repair services and open up a world of new opportunities.

If you’re looking for the top-notch ASSE certification program, look no further than the Michigan Backflow Institute. Unlike other pop-up shops, our courses are held at our own teaching facility with a team of dedicated instructors who are passionate about the backflow industry.

So why wait? Start your journey to becoming a certified backflow professional today and join the ranks of skilled experts in the field.

Building Career Connections with Michigan Backflow Institute

The connections are priceless. It is always an advantage to be able to “talk shop” with other professionals that are in the same or similar field.”

Douglas F.


ASSE Certification Courses at Michigan Backflow Institute

ASSE 5110 (Tester)

Course fee: $1,500

With ASSE 5110 certification, you’ll gain the skills necessary to become a certified backflow prevention assembly tester. You’ll learn how to evaluate and test spill resistant and pressure type vacuum breakers properly, double-check valves, and reduced pressure zone assemblies.

ASSE 5130 (Repair)

Course fee: $1,400

ASSE 5130 certification is perfect for plumbers who want to develop the necessary expertise to repair various types of backflow preventers and be recognized above the crowd. With this certification, you’ll learn to identify the causes of backflow issues and effectively repair them.

ASSE 5110 and ASSE 5130 Recertifications

Course fee: $500

Maintaining your backflow prevention assembly testing and repair certification is vital to your career development. ASSE 5110 and ASSE 5130 Recertifications keep you updated with the latest safety practices and standards for maintaining safe drinking water.

Certification class

May 11, 2024

The class was well worth the money. The staff had me prepared to take the asse test by the end of the week. Lunch everyday was always good. I would recommend MBI if you are thinking about getting certified.

Aaron Sturgess

Excellent certification class

May 11, 2023

Jeff and crew did an excellent job preparing me for the backflow certification class. Lunches provided were fantastic. I highly recommend this company if you are planning to get certified to test backflows. Thanks again!!!