Authorised Person Medical Gas Pipeline Systems Refresher HTM 02-01 (APMGPSR)

£795 + VAT
3 Days
York and Slough.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course is a condensed version of our full Authorised Person medical gas pipeline systems course. Attending this course enables you, as a prospective AP (MGPS), to carry out your duties effectively and compliantly with respect to medical gas systems. This will also cover your ability to react correctly to emergency situations. During the course, you will take a number of written assessments and a multiple choice examination. Upon successful completion, you will be issued with a City & Guilds accredited certificate of achievement.
Who is This Course For?
This course is designed for Authorised Persons (MGPS) who are currently an AP within a healthcare facility and have been for a minimum of three years. This course is an intensive course suitable for those, who along with taking the role and responsibility, have a good knowledge of their system, the requirements and general principles of pipeline systems. For APs that have infrequent contact with medical gas pipeline systems, we recommend our full 5 day course.
Start Date End Date Location Price (Ex. Vat)
Tue, 22nd February 2022 Thu, 24th February 2022 York £795
Tue, 15th March 2022 Thu, 17th March 2022 Slough £795
Tue, 26th April 2022 Thu, 28th April 2022 York £795
Mon, 27th June 2022 Wed, 29th June 2022 York £795
Tue, 25th October 2022 Thu, 27th October 2022 York £795
Tue, 20th December 2022 Thu, 22nd December 2022 York £795

Day Morning Afternoon
One
  • Installation
  • Course Induction
  • What is an Authorised Person (Group Discussion)
  • HTM 02-01 Roles and Responsibilities
  • Training Requirements
  • Properties of Medical Gases
  • Cylinder Management and Storage
  • Medical Gas Manifolds
  • Oxygen Supply Systems
  • Medical Air Systems
  • Medical Vacuum Systems
  • Alarm Systems
  • AAGSS
  • Assessment on the Authorised Person Role
  • Evening Exercise: Undertake Exercise 1
Two
  • Permit to Work
  • Auditing / Inspections
  • Testing and Commissioning
  • Emergency Supplies
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Completion of Scenario Work
  • Evening Exercise: Undertake Exercise 2
  • Evening Exercise: Undertake Exercise 3
Three
  • Completion of Scenario Work
  • Final Assessment and Written Test
  • Test Results and Re-sits
  • Understanding of the HTM 02-01 and its structure and purpose
  • Statutory requirements
  • Characteristics and safety requirements of medical gases
  • Storage and management of medical gas cylinders
  • Correct use and management of the medical gas permit to work system
  • Management and assessment of Competent Persons and medical gas contractors
  • Safe management of medical gas plant and distributional pipework systems
  • Design overview and installation practices of medical gas systems
  • Validation and verification of medical gases
  • Overview of an Operational Policy and Safe Operating Procedures
  • Requirements of the Medical Gas Group
  • Management of documentation
  • Compliant management of medical gas maintenance
  • The provision of emergency supplies
  • Risk assessments and method statements
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have the following:
Copy HTM 02-01 Part A and B.
Trust Medical Gas Policy.
Emergency Procedures.
Medical Gas System Drawings (if available).
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Customer Questions

Q: What is an Authorised Person?
A: An Authorised Person is defined as someone who has been formally authorised in writing to undertake a role.
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