The decontamination labs feature a range of decontamination and infection control equipment.
Is this course for you?
This course is for healthcare staff required to operate and/or weekly test endoscope washer disinfectors.
This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to complete routine checks and verification tests required within a weekly period on endoscope washer disinfectors.
Note: This training does not override local protocols for production processing or manufacturer/supplier obligation to provide adequate instruction for equipment operation.
By the end of the course you will be able to:
- Identify necessary safety precautions when performing Weekly Testing
- Recognise the necessary process steps for decontamination
- State the main responsibilities of key personnel as defined in HTM 01-01 Part A
- Carry out weekly testing as specified in HTM01-06 Part D
- Prepare and use process challenge devices
- Complete test records and correctly interpret the results
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.
This course has City & Guilds assured programme status.
How long will you hold provisional bookings for?
Provisional bookings will be held for one week (7 days) from the date of booking.
As we are facing a high demand for course places, we kindly ask you to confirm your place as soon as possible.
If you do not confirm this booking within this period, unfortunately we cannot hold the place for you and the provisional booking request will be removed from the system.
What kind of decontamination training does Eastwood Park offer?
Eastwood Park offers decontamination courses that fit into 3 main categories – for operators, management courses and engineering validation and testing.
What course should I take if I’m new to decontamination?
Our Introduction to Decontamination (IDO) course is ideal for anyone who has a need to know about decontamination but who is not familiar with it, providing you with a broad, high-level understanding of the purpose and constraints on decontamination practices and in particular the role of the sterile services department (SSD) in the broader healthcare setting.
How do I find out your course availability?
To book one of our courses, call our sales team on +44 (0)1454 262777. Alternatively fill out the enquiry form on our website, after which we will contact you as soon as possible.
What are your terms & conditions?
You can view and download our booking terms and conditions here.