Duration course

4 hours minimum

WJA certificate

TP

Validity of card

3 years

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The module Tubes & Pipe Cleaning is aimed at:

• People who clean tubes and pipes using water jetting equipment
• A personal copy of the High pressure water jetting “Blue code” is provided for recap refreshers or provided during the Safety awareness course, during the course and this document is used as a reference throughout
• People who manage and design tube and pipe cleaning tasks using water jetting equipment

WJA – Tube and Pipe (TP)

Topics

  • Introduction to Tube and Pipe

  • Blue code of Practice

  • Tube bundles

  • Jetting machines

  • Safe systems of work

  • Pressurising the tube

  • Anti ejection devices

  • Nozzle selection

  • Types of lances

  • Safe use of foot control valves

  • Automatic systems

  • Competent teams

  • Set up procedures

  • Examples of poor practice

  • Accidents and injuries

  • Preparation for practical assessment

  • Practical assessment on cleaning tubes and pipes (working with live equipment)

  • Introduction to Tube and Pipe

  • Blue code of Practice

  • Tube bundles

  • Jetting machines

  • Safe systems of work

  • Pressurising the tube

  • Anti ejection devices

  • Nozzle selection

  • Types of lances

  • Safe use of foot control valves

  • Automatic systems

  • Competent teams

  • Set up procedures

  • Examples of poor practice

  • Accidents and injuries

  • Preparation for practical assessment

  • Practical assessment on cleaning tubes and pipes (working with live equipment)

Specifications

The module Tubes & Pipe Cleaning is a minimum half-day theoretical and practical training. Exam will be done during the training.

The following pre-course requirements must be met:

  • To be in possession of a valid Safety Awareness (SA) certificate
  • To be at least 16 years of age and employed by a company or in a structured training course
  • To be at least 18 years of age if unemployed or not on a structured training course
  • To be able to understand English

The safety awareness course or recap course must be completed prior to attending this course and is valid for 3 years.

WJA – Tube and Pipe (TP)