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Authorised Person Ventilation Refresher HTM 03-01 (APVR)

£995 + VAT
3 Days
York,   Slough and On-site.
Course Overview
This course has been developed to provide the necessary information to refresh the duties and responsibilities of the Authorised Person as detailed within HTM 03-01 and other associated guidance. The course covers the legal requirements, design implications, maintenance and operation of specialist ventilation within healthcare premises. It will also cover the inspection and verification requirements together with the compulsory measurements of performance to ensure the system achieves minimum standards, operating to an acceptable performance level and remains fit for purpose.
Who is This Course For?
This course has been developed for existing Authorised Persons Ventilation, who require an understanding of how to manage specialised ventilation systems in healthcare premises to become eligible for reappointment.
Start Date End Date Location Price (Ex. Vat)
Tue, 9th July 2024 Thu, 11th July 2024 Slough £ 995
Tue, 6th August 2024 Thu, 8th August 2024 York £ 995
Tue, 10th September 2024 Thu, 12th September 2024 Slough £ 995
Tue, 8th October 2024 Thu, 10th October 2024 York £ 995
Tue, 12th November 2024 Thu, 14th November 2024 Slough £ 995
Tue, 3rd December 2024 Thu, 5th December 2024 York £ 995

Day Morning Afternoon
  • Course Assembles
  • Introduction - Healthcare Ventilation Guidance & Concepts. Design and specification.
  • Roles, Responsibilities and appointments. Risk Assessments.
  • Engineering Terminology. Ventilation Strategies in healthcare
  • Air-handling unit design and specification guidance.
  • Commissioning & Validation. Routine Inspection and Maintenance.
  • Air measurements & instruments. Annual Inspections and verifications
    Appendix 1 Practical Exercise
  • Appendix 2 Practical, Annual verification and Practical Air Flow Measurement. Verification reports.
  • Final Assessment
  • Understand the standards of design & installation of NHS ventilation systems
  • Principal Health & Safety issues associated with vent systems within hospital premises
  • Legislation applicable to ventilation systems
  • Need for and location of smoke & fire dampers and the function of pressure stabilisation methods
  • Understand the function of and maintenance requirements of system heat exchangers
  • Humidification and de-humidification, explain its use within the NHS
  • What precautions should be in place in NHS ventilation and air conditioning systems to control Legionella.
  • Principles of psychrometry and its use for explaining ventilation processes
  • Inspection and verification of critical ventilation systems.
  • Instruments used to collate information from the ventilation systems
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have completed the following or their equivalent and possess:
This course is a refresher course, you must be already an appointed AP(V) or you can sit our APV course below.
Authorised Person Ventilation HTM 03-01
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Course Training Team


Malcolm Webster

Senior Mechanical/Ventilation Training Consultant

Malcolm is a highly-qualified Mechanical and Electrical engineer who has worked for several organisations, within both the public and private sectors in UK and overseas. He first became involved with training and assessment during his time while in government service with the Property Services Agency at RTTC Cardington and has enjoyed working in these specialist fields during his subsequent career. Malcolm has considerable experience in air conditioning and ventilation systems and has recently been delivering the specialist ventilation courses for the NHS authorising personnel courses. Malcolm is based at our head office and training centre in York.

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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