In order to join the WaterSafe RPZ Valve Tester scheme, Testers must have:
A recognised qualification in RPZ Valve Testing. The full list of qualifications we accept is here.
Have an up to date calibration certificate for their test equipment, which meets the Approved Installation Method (AIM) requirements. See here.
WaterSafe approved businesses and RPZ Valve Testers must commit to the terms and conditions.
Have £2 million of public liability insurance and, where appropriate, £5 million of employers’ liability cover.
WaterSafe has four Approval Schemes that offer an RPZ Valve Tester sector and the route to becoming approved by WaterSafe is through one of these schemes.
Find out which scheme best suits you and fill in your application form – don’t forget to select the option to join WaterSafe when you fill this in.
If you’re already a member of APLUS, Watermark, WIAPS or SNIPEF schemes, just ask them how to get signed up to WaterSafe. This may be done automatically on renewal.