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Competent Person, Ventilation and Air Conditioning SHLTM03-01 training course

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Course overview

A 2 day training course for delegates who are being considered for appointment as 'Competent Persons ventilation'. Delegates who are to be appointed under the guidelines of the new HTM-03 ventilation systems in healthcare premises should be able to demonstrate an appropriate level of experience of mechanical ventilation systems, mechanical principles and theory.

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • Greater understanding and compliance with legislation included in the new HTM-03.
  • Improved communication between maintenance engineers & managers.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Full compliance with the new inspection & maintenance procedures incorporated in the recently published HTM-03 legislation.
  • Acquisition of an independent recommendation of the suitability of the successful delegate as a potential candidate for appointment as a Competent Person (vent systems).
  • Better documentation, communication and enforcement of appropriate working procedures.

What you will learn

  • Understand the standards of installation & maintenance of ventilation systems; LEVs, Split Systems Air Handling Units, Critical Systems, (HTM Part 'B'), principal components and correct maintenance requirements.
  • Understanding of the principal health & safety issues associated with ventilation systems of all types installed in hospital premises.
  • Understanding of the Roles and Responsibilities of Competent Persons.
  • Understanding of the basic principles of air conditioning system controls & the common problems associated with them. The necessary skills associated with system fault-finding and correction.
  • Understand how to carry out Air Handling Unit annual inspection audits and identify construction and maintenance issues.
  • Verify critical system airflow and pressures use appropriate instruments and calculations using criteria for determining the appropriate ventilation rates.
  • Complete validation checklist reports for Critical Ventilation Systems.
  • Understand the necessary steps required for a Safe System of Work; Safety Method Statement, Risk Assessments, Site Identification Sketches, Safe Isolation Procedures, Permit to Work System.

What qualifications will you achieve?

The output from this ventilation and air conditioning training course is a recommendation to support an Authorising Engineer's decision when considering the appointment of Competent Persons (Ventilation Systems in Healthcare Premises).

How is this training delivered?

The course is delivered using our in-house adaptation of HTM-03-01.

Delegates complete exercises that involve the management, application and control of documentation. There is an emphasis on hands on experience wherever possible.

At the end of the course, delegates will sit a formal examination based on all of the concepts covered in the course.

Course dates

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Start DateStart DateEnd DateLocationExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
15/04/2019Mon 15 Apr 2019Tue 16 Apr 2019 York £583.00£699.60 5+
28/05/2019Tue 28 May 2019Wed 29 May 2019 Swindon £583.00£699.60 5+
08/07/2019Mon 08 Jul 2019Tue 09 Jul 2019 Derby £583.00£699.60 5+
05/08/2019Mon 05 Aug 2019Tue 06 Aug 2019 York £583.00£699.60 5+
24/09/2019Tue 24 Sep 2019Wed 25 Sep 2019 Linlithgow £583.00£699.60 5+
06/11/2019Wed 06 Nov 2019Thu 07 Nov 2019 York £583.00£699.60 5+

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