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Course Description

MSMSS00018 - Operate a High Pressure Water Jetting System

MSMWJ304 – Operate a high pressure water jetting system

MSMWHS200 – Work safely

MSMPER200 – Work in accordance with an issued permit

MSMWHS110 – Follow emergency response procedures

Brief outline of training

High Pressure Water Jetting Operator certificate covers training for personnel experienced in high pressure water jetting but requiring a more in-depth knowledge of high pressure water jetting systems, pumps, engines, safe equipment operation, managing worksites, safe work practices and associated law, organising work permits, reading and interpreting plans/drawings and emergency and rescue practices. This course provides an operator with the necessary knowledge to supervise a High Pressure Water Jetting project and be responsible for a crew of HPWJ Workers.

This course is delivered in accordance with AS4233.1 2013 Part 1 High Pressure Water Jetting Systems Safe Operation and Maintenance and National Code of Conduct – Guide for managing risks from High Pressure Water Jetting.

Who should attend this course

Anyone intending to work with high pressure water jet equipment and any Class B range of high pressure water pump requiring knowledge of the associated dangers and how to operate this equipment safely.

Please note: this is not a designated manager’s course however due to the dangerous nature of high pressure water jetting, the equipment knowledge, the worksite setup, the safe work practices and emergency practices covered by this course provide the qualifications necessary to supervise a high pressure water jetting operation.

Recognition of prior learning

Asset Training recognises accredited training by other Registered Training Organisations, work & life experience and previous training for the RPL process.

Applications for recognition of prior learning should be made via the online enrolment form.

Refresher training & verification of competency

Refresher training is available for this course and are required every 2 years.


Assessment will consist of some written activities with multiple answer question format plus, a practical assessment covering the use of equipment and a practical test in high pressure water blasting.

Important information

The operation of Class B High Pressure Water Jetting Equipment requires mandatory accredited training. This training is for persons responsible for the safe operation of equipment and personnel safety (SUPERVISORY).


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Long pants and long sleeve shirt

Steel cap boots

PPE for Practical: Hard Hat, Safety Glasses or Goggles, Face shield, Hearing Protection, Water resistant Gloves. (PPE Packs available for $85 + GST)

All HPWJ course equipment is provided.


Shane McNamara
Trainer & Assessor
Todd Spencer
Trainer & Assessor
Chris McCarthy
RTO Manager

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