Surveyor Training for Property Professionals

The PCA delivers in-depth professional development training for professionals working in property care.

There are three surveyor level training courses for professionals working in Damp & Timber, Structural Waterproofing and Invasive Weed Control.

Click on the links below for more information about each training course.

Surveying Timber & Dampness in Buildings
(3 day course)

Surveyor in Structural Waterproofing Training
(3 day course)

Control & Eradication of Japanese Knotweed Training
(2 day course)

The above training courses can all be used as part of a candidates foundation study and preparation for the related PCA Industry examinations for formal qualifications:

Certificated Surveyor in Remedial Treatment (CSRT)

Certificated Surveyor in Structural Waterproofing (CSSW)

Certificated Surveyor in Japanese knotweed (CSJK)

In order to complete the CSRT and CSSW qualifications, candidates must also sit and pass a separate Legal and Health & Safety examination module.

All of the examinations are made up of both written papers and oral examinations. The Timber module of the CSRT qualification also includes a ‘timber sample identification’ element.