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Training Resumes with a Distinction

We have now launched a new calendar of course to take us through to the new year (Click Here) a thorough risk assessment has taken place and Covid-19 procedures are in place to ensure the safety of the attendees.

Pictures: Adam Gidley, Xeric receiving his DISTINCTION after attending the Grade 3 - Water Damage Restoration Course.

Wednesday 12th of August 2020 | Permalink

Gelder Group Apprentice awarded City & Guilds Accreditation

Gelder Group Apprentice Surveyor Jack Bateman (18) has been award the City & Guilds Accreditation for completing the Level 1 - Water Damage Restoration Course on-line. The global pandemic, has meant ‘in person’ training can not take place, Gelder Group have increased their on-line training of staff to include the newly accredited course for all their ‘Insurance Repair & Renovation’ staff. They currently have 75% of all staff trained and accredited.
Louisa Sharpe Training Director Commented “Following a trial of the on-line training with Dewpoint we’ve included it as essential training for all Claims Managers and new staff, its a great introduction to water damage and restoration!. For more details of the training please contact us on

Thursday 18th of June 2020 | Permalink

What our members say about us…

Just to say a big thank you to you all I can honestly say Laurence Provided a superior coarse to any other I’ve attended before with other so called training academy’s - JM Baudains Limited

Lawrence was always willing to go off track to answer any queries. I benefited from a 1-2-1 session! - Questgates Surveying Services

Another in-depth course, delivered very well and made to feel very comfortable - KC Ellis Ltd

Great course, Very Informative - Rainbow International

Complicated course but made easier to understand with good teaching techniques - KC Ellis Ltd

Having attended numerous training course with Dewpoint, and again the instructor was very knowledgeable to the students in a fun and interesting manner - Davies Group

Wednesday 4th of March 2020 | Permalink

Water Damage Restoration Course Online - Now Available

This course has been in development for over 12 months and we have just received City & Guilds Accreditation for our first on-line course. The course has been developed for those with a professional interest in water damage restoration at all levels of experience. This online course teaches the basic and fundamental principles of water damage restoration.

To make an enquiry about this course simply email

Wednesday 13th of February 2019 | Permalink

City & Guilds Re-accreditation

Dewpoint are delighted to announce that for the 6th consecutive year Dewpoint has been re-accredited by City & Guilds. The comprehensive audit undertaken by Standardisation & Accreditation Quality Assurer, is a rigorous process which expects annual improvements in service delivery and review course review.

Why choose City & Guilds? City & Guilds Accreditation:

  • Is an instantly recognisable mark of quality and credibility
  • Recognises the process and delivery of a bespoke training programme which doesn’t result in a qualification, but has an end assessment
  • Is only awarded to the highest quality programmes
  • Once earned, you can be confident your Accreditation is well respected within your industry.
Tuesday 11th of December 2018 | Permalink

Demonstrating due-diligence - By Laurence Mitchell

I have recently been involved with a criminal liability and negligence claim in which a restoration contractor - through several breaches of legislation and negligence - caused both harm to a policyholder and damage to their property.

Unfortunately for the contractor, it was quite easy to prove liability against them.

The contractor failed in their statutory obligations and failed in their general duties of care - in short they couldn’t demonstrate or prove due-diligence.

In damage management it is important that organisations and practitioners understand risk, liability and due-diligence - general principles taught on all Dewpoint courses.

The responsibility is for organisations and practitioners to put them into practice…

Wednesday 9th of August 2017 | Permalink

Dewpoint welcomes new member Gavin Smith BDMA DAM.AMDEW

We welcome member Gavin Smith from ADS Ltd who has renewed his membership to Dewpoint Professional.

Monday 31st of July 2017 | Permalink

Welcome new corporate member Bourne Valley Constuction Services Ltd

We welcome our new corporate member Bourne Valley Construction Services Ltd and look forward to working closely with you and your teams.

Monday 31st of July 2017 | Permalink

Sorry you missed it!!

Places for the August course in Water Damage Restoration have sold out, if you would like to book a place on the next course please contact info@dewpoint

Monday 31st of July 2017 | Permalink

Book Now for Water Damage Course 24th - 26th January 2017

Start 2017 off right learning new skills with our professional Water Damage training! Limited places avaliable; please call 01427 788837

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 | Permalink

Training Courses

We offer a wide range of training courses that are aimed at helping individuals and organisations develop within damage management industry. Our courses produce exceptionally knowledgeable, skilled, professional and competent individuals allowing them to improve performance in their day-to-day activities. We currently offer the following City & Guilds Accredited courses:

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