5-Day Authorised Person (Ventilation) Training

SCQF Level 7 Credit Rated

5 Days

Join our SCQF Level 7 credit rated 5-Day Authorised Person Ventilation course, meticulously designed to align with the rigorous Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) standards. This credit rating ensures a comprehensive learning experience that adheres to high-quality benchmarks for education and training, particularly in the complex field of healthcare ventilation.

About SCQF Level 7

SCQF Level 7 qualifications indicate a level of knowledge and skills equivalent to advanced higher education involving critical understanding, analysis, and evaluation of complex information.

Course Overview

Delve into an enriching curriculum crafted to enhance your understanding and skills in healthcare ventilation, focusing on S/HTM 03-01 guidelines, the cornerstone document for ventilation systems in healthcare settings. Our modules are thoughtfully designed to provide a robust foundation in key areas:

  • Introduction to Healthcare Ventilation Systems Management: This course will provide insight into healthcare ventilation principles, emphasising compliance with S/HTM 03-01 standards and relevant Healthcare Building Notes (HBNs).
  • Ventilation Strategies for Healthcare Environments: Understand the strategies essential for managing air quality, infection control, and patient safety within the constraints of healthcare settings.
  • Understanding Specialised Ventilation Requirements: Explore the specific ventilation needs and air conditioning components critical to specialised healthcare facilities such as operating theatres, isolation rooms, and clean rooms, underpinned by SHTM 03-01 guidelines.
  • Health and Safety in Healthcare Ventilation Management: Learn about the essential health and safety practices to mitigate risks associated with healthcare ventilation systems.
  • Fundamentals of Airflow Performance, Measurement, and Control: Acquire foundational knowledge on airflow principles, including measuring and controlling it effectively within healthcare environments.

Key Learning Outcomes

This course is structured to foster a comprehensive understanding of healthcare ventilation, with a focus on:

  • Grasping the key concepts and management principles dictated by SHTM 03-01 and associated HBNs.
  • Developing a foundational understanding of specialised ventilation requirements in healthcare settings.
  • Understanding the roles and responsibilities of an Authorised Person (Ventilation) in ensuring healthcare ventilation systems’ safe and effective operation.
  • Enhancing awareness and ability to address health and safety considerations specific to healthcare ventilation systems.
  • Building essential skills in analysing and applying airflow performance and control strategies.

Why Enroll in This Course?

  • Accredited Learning: Attain a qualification recognised at SCQF Level 7, reflecting your commitment to professional development in healthcare ventilation.
  • S/HTM 03-01 Focused: This course is specifically designed around the critical standards and guidelines of S/HTM 03-01, ensuring relevance and applicability to your work in healthcare environments.
  • Practical Insights: While mastering the entirety of healthcare ventilation is beyond the scope of a 5-day course, you will leave with valuable insights and practical knowledge that can be immediately applied to your professional setting.
  • Expert Instruction: Benefit from the expertise of instructors with deep experience in healthcare ventilation, ready to share their knowledge and guide you through the complexities of the field.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with other professionals in the field, share experiences, and build valuable relationships that can support your ongoing professional development.

Who Should Attend?

Ideally, this course suits healthcare professionals, engineers, facility managers, and anyone involved in managing or overseeing healthcare ventilation systems who wants to build a solid foundation in the principles and practices outlined in S/HTM 03-01.

Advance Your Professional Journey

Elevate your understanding and capability in healthcare ventilation management by joining our 5-Day Authorised Person (Ventilation) Training. Enroll now and take a significant step towards enhancing your professional expertise in line with SCQF Level 7 standards.

For more information or to register, please get in touch with us at [email protected]


Dalkeith, EH22 3NX

Course Dates

9:00am Monday 13th May to 3:00pm Friday 17th May 2024


5 Days