Flush Truck Operations Course



Date and time: September 19th and 20th, 2022, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm PST

Penticton, BC (616 Okanagan Ave E)


The Public Works Association of B.C. is pleased to introduce Safe Jet BC! Safe Jet BC is an EOCP recognized training provider for all levels of Flush Truck Operators.  Safe Jet BC will be in Penticton B.C. on September 19th and 20th to provide the following two day training opportunity, Safe Jetting Storm/Sanitary Infrastructure (Course Number: 8047, CEU’s: 0.60), Safe Jetting Storm/Sanitary Practical Field Application (Course Number: 8142, CEU’s 0.60).

The two day course will educate operators on the safe and efficient operation of jetting equipment used to clean, repair and maintain storm and sanitary sewer lines.  The courses include information on operating procedures, everyday problems encountered, how to diagnose, assess and resolve issues in pipelines, hydraulics in sanitary and storm sewer pipes as well as practical and hands on demonstrations of jetting equipment used in municipal operations.  Operators will understand cleaning techniques, equipment selection and general storm and sanitary operational improvements.  Instructor Paul Bains currently working at Public Works Engineering for The District of Saanich, has over 37 years of experience in the field and has been teaching for the last two years across Vancouver Island and the mainland.


Day 1 – Course 1 – 0.60 C.E.U’s

Topic:  Definitions / Objective:  Operator will recognize critical components required in jetting
Topic:  Operating Procedures / Objective:  Thrust loads for different pressures and volumes
Topic:  Sanitary/Storm Mainlines / Objective:  Mainline maintenance and cleaning procedures
Topic:  Safety Awareness / Objective:  Hazard assessment / policies and procedures

Day 2 – Course 2 – 0.60 C.E.U’s

Topic:  Safe Jetting Overview / Objective:  Review of jetting course / classroom instruction
Topic:  Nozzle Demonstration / Objective:  Field Demo – different nozzle applications for various work required
Topic:  Sanitary Sewer Main Field Jetting Applications / Objective:  Identify various methods / procedures in routine jetting applications
Topic:  Storm Drain Main Field Jetting Applications / Objective:  Identify various methods / procedures in routine jetting applications

Registration Fees:

$600.00 plus GST per student (maximum 20 participants)

More information:

  • Membership with Public Works Association of BC is not required to attend this event.
  • 0.6 Continuing Education Credits from EOCP per day

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