Flush Truck Operations Course

September 19th & 20th, 2022 | 616 Okanagan Ave, E
Penticton, BC


Hosted by the City of Penticton

City Departments | City of Penticton

.Flush Truck Operations Course on Sept 19th & 20th, 2022

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


Flush Truck Operations Course Information

Date & Time: Sept 19th & 20th, 2022 from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location: Penticton, BC (616 Okanagan Ave E)

Costs: $600.00 plus GST per student (maximum 20 participants)


For more information please contact Pat Miller at [email protected]