This 3 day City & Guilds accredited course has been developed to provide the necessary information to understand the core duties and responsibilities of the nominated Competent Person (Ventilation) as detailed within HTM 03-01. The course will provide awareness of the different types of ventilation and air-conditioning systems, their component parts and typical layout that conform to healthcare applications. The course will identify the inspection, operation and maintenance activities required and are carried out safety without hazard to staff, patients or members of the public.
Those required to inspect, verify or maintain ventilation equipment will need to show that they are competent to do so. As a minimum they should have sufficient knowledge of its correct operation to be able to recognise faults.