CONSTRUCTION SKILLS CERTIFICATION SCHEME (CSCS) accepts Water Jetting Association (WJA) Training Programme as an assessed route to the CSCS 3 Year Red Experienced Worker Card (Non-renewable).


CSCS and the Water Jetting Association have agreed a new route to the CSCS 3 Year Red Experienced Worker Card.

This means that from Wednesday 16th August 2017  the WJA Safety Awareness Training Programme will be accepted as an approved route to a 3 Year CSCS Red Experienced Worker Card (Non-renewable).

Note: The Standard Setting Body CITB will review the training programme before September 2018.

To apply using this route, you must have your Water Jetting Association Safety Awareness Training Certificate, a valid WJA Photo ID Card and have achieved one of the following WJA Modules:

  1. Drain and Sewer Jetting

  2. Surface Preparation, Cleaning and Jetting

  3. Tube Pipe and Bundle Jetting

  4. Hydro-demolition or Cutting & Breaking

You must also have passed the CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test for Operatives within the 2 years prior to your application.

For more information on Water Jetting Occupations please visit the Card Finder tool on the CSCS website ( Simply enter your Water Jetting Occupation into Card Finder and follow the steps on the screen.