Is this course for you?
The course is for existing Authorised and Competent Persons (Medical Gas) who require a greater understanding and practical knowledge of medical gas alarm systems.
It covers the installation, commissioning, repair and fault finding of commonly used medical gas systems in accordance with HTM01-02.
To allow learners to carry out a full range of activities relating to medical gas alarm systems without the need to use specialist contractors.
By the end of the course, you will be able to:
- Identify hazards of medical gases, electricity and the necessary precautions
- Identify and select the components which make up a medical gas alarm system
- Carry out installation of medical gas alarm systems
- Carry out commissioning and testing of medical gas alarm systems
- Carry out fault finding, replacement and repair of components
It is essential that learners have a knowledge of medical gas pipeline systems and plants, either through relevant workplace experience or by having completed an accredited Authorised Person or Competent Person MGPS course.
While the alarm system is electricity/electronic based, it is NOT a requirement for learners to have an electrical background.
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.
Will I need any PPE?
If you are booked onto one of our Competent or Authorised Person courses then you need to bring suitable clothing for brazing and a pair of safety shoes or boots for cylinder handling. Gloves and eye protection are provided by Eastwood park. Call our Sales team for advice on +44 (0)1454 262777.
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.