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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 learners who are being considered for appointment as 'Competent Persons ventilation'. Learners 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.

Competent Person, Ventilation and Air Conditioning SHLTM03-01

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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 learner 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.
  • Learners 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, learners will sit a formal examination based on all of the concepts covered in the course.

Course dates

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N.B. Places = Places left

Start dateStart dateEnd dateCentreExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
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 2
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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