Eastwood Park’s 2017-18 training dates now available
Our HVAC Competent Person and Authorised Person training delivers the knowledge and skills to meet the procedural and verification requirements for healthcare ventilation systems.
The Care Quality Commission is increasingly including engineering services audits in their visits.
Eastwood Park’s HVAC Competent Person training is helping hospitals to maintain and test ventilation systems and airflow regimes to ensure compliance with HTM 03-01 (this includes systems designed under HTM 2025).
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.
Heating & Ventilation trainers
Heating, Ventilation, Air Con & Steam
Lester Stuart is a specialist hospital ventilation maintenance and management training consultant.
He carries out hospital critical ventilation plant validation and verification both for the NHS and the private sector. He is also a qualified NVQ assessor.
Heating, Ventilation, Air Con & Steam and Electrical
Richard Knight is a highly knowledgeable specialist in healthcare ventilation with over 30 years’ experience in healthcare estates management, mostly from within Trust.
Richard is well placed to deliver Eastwood Park’s HVAC training, as a member of the CEN TC 156 committee writing the new European healthcare ventilation standard.
He is also an Authorising Engineer and a founding member and chair of the CIBSE HVAC healthcare group South West.
With several years as a British Merchant Navy Engineering Officer, followed by senior engineering roles in M & E and hospital estates management, Richard Harris has recently joined our highly experienced HVAC team.
Richard is an Authorising Engineer in Ventilation/Water and Pressure Systems, as well as an independent advisor for Water Hygiene and currently runs his own building services consultancy. He is a Member of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers and Institute of Marine Engineers, Scientists and Technicians. He is also a Chartered Engineer (C Eng) & a Fellow of the Institute of Healthcare Engineering and Estates Management.