Eastwood Park’s 2015-2016 training dates now available
We deliver a range of courses related to the safety, servicing and testing of a range of biomedical electrical equipment including; electro-cardiovascular, ventilation, anaesthesia and dental.
The MHRA Managing Medical Devices (April 2014) now replaces DB 2006 (05) Managing Medical Devices.
We also conform to Guidance for healthcare and social services organisations, November 2006 DB 2005 (03.) Guidance on the safe and effective use of batteries and chargers for medical devices, October 2005.
|Biomedical equipment maintenance practice||EMBC||10 days|
|Servicing anaesthesia equipment||SAE||3 days|
|Servicing ventilation equipment||SVE||3 days|
|Servicing cardiovascular equipment||SCE||3 days|
|Servicing anaesthesia and ventilation equipment||SVAE||5 days|
|Servicing dental operating units||SDOU||3 days|
|Safety testing of electrical medical equipment (IEC 60601 + 62353)||EMME||1 day|
Eastwood Park, Falfield, was formerly the NHS national training centre for healthcare engineering and now, as an independent company, we are the leading provider of technical healthcare engineering training in the UK.
As a City & Guilds Approved & Accredited Centre, we deliver accredited training that meets City & Guilds quality assurance criteria.
Organisations wishing to deliver BTEC programmes must first gain centre approval from Pearson. Eastwood Park has approval to deliver and assess a range of BTEC programmes at all levels.
Medical Equipment trainers
Dr Kenneth Pereira has made a significant contribution in the field of biomedical equipment education and training for the last 30 years and plays a significant role in the development of Eastwood Park’s new foundation degree.
As an acclaimed lecturer he has been actively involved in teaching electronics and biomedical engineering for many years. He is a published author of papers for several conferences on education, training and curriculum development.
With over 40 years’ experience, the majority working with medical equipment, Andy brings a wealth of knowledge and invaluable practical experience to the development and delivery of Eastwood Park’s biomedical courses portfolio.
He spent 25 years in the Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers (REME) Armed Forces, working in a variety of training and operational environments in the UK and abroad. His roles in the private sector have included change management, leadership and HR but he has continued to develop and design training packages in medical equipment.