Extra hands-on refresher coaching and digital expertise are amongst enhancements being made to water jetting programs to assist contractors improve the standard and security of providers they ship.
The Water Jetting Affiliation, the UK commerce affiliation for the water jetting business, is strengthening its necessary refresher coaching by introducing a major new ingredient of sensible tuition.
It’s upgrading the best way delegates attending the Metropolis & Guilds accredited programs are examined, with digital click on pads that make studying extra partaking and testing extra rigorous.
The WJA can be introducing a brand new workbook for its security consciousness course that improves engagement and gives delegates with a reference information. WJA Coaching and Security Committee Chairman Darren Hamilton stated: “We’re all the time trying to enhance our coaching.
These modifications mirror the imaginative and prescient of our committee has to enhance outcomes for operatives, contractors and their prospects. “By upgrading our programs, making them as up-to-date as attainable, with probably the most related content material and studying strategies, we’ll enhance the standard and security of water jetting, which is our final purpose.”
The WJA is the biggest supplier of water jetting coaching for floor preparation, hydrodemolition, drain and sewer cleansing, pipe cleansing and stress washing. Programs are additionally delivered around the globe, notably within the Center East.
To acquire their WJA playing cards and certificates, operatives should move the class-based one-day WJA Security Consciousness course and one among 4 sensible modules, with refresher coaching undertaken each three years.
Darren Hamilton stated: “The brand new refresher course of permits us to examine that operatives are utilizing the right water jetting strategies and their expertise are growing as we’d count on. We’ll additionally embody regulation updates and technical modifications launched by the WJA.”
The WJA can be introducing a brand new stress washing code of follow, the primary of its variety within the UK, to permit contractors and repair customers to benchmark protected and efficient operational requirements.