Eastwood Park's live medical gas pipeline system is unique within the UK.
Is this course for you?
This course is aimed at Authorised Persons who have previously attended ‘Medical gas pipeline systems courses for Authorised Persons’ and who now require updating on current guidance and best practice. HTM 02 recommends that refresher training is undertaken every three years.
The course is designed to update the practising Authorised Person’s knowledge of current guidance on medical gas pipeline systems.
By the end of the course you will be able to:
- Identify hazards of Medical gases and the necessary precautions
- Identify the components which make up a medical gas system to HTM 02-01 and correct installation
- Carry out design positioning of pipe work, valves, outlets and equipment
- Calculate design flow rates and pipework sizes
- Understand the commissioning process and applicable tests
- Identify the operational checks and tests required to operate the MGPS system safely
- Define the documents and processes required to carry out the AP duties
- Use the Permit to work documentation correctly
It is recommended this refresher course should be taken at 3 year intervals.
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 accredited programme status.
Our medical gases plant room is fully equipped to support our live medical gas pipeline 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.
Do I need to bring any documents with me?
For our Authorised person MGPS (HTM 02) refresher (EMGR), please bring your copy of HTM 02 and a copy of your hospital policy.
When will I need refresher training?
It is recommended within HTM 02-01 that refresher training should be carried out every 3 years.
The Competent person MGPS (HTM 02) refresher is for Competent persons who have previously attended medical gas pipeline systems courses for competent persons and who now require updating on current guidance and best practice.
Authorised person MGPS (HTM 02) refresher is aimed at Authorised persons who need updating on current guidance and best practice working on medical gas pipeline systems.
Our Quality controller MGPS refresher is for existing QC (MGPS) Pharmacists currently on the national QC register and who require medical gas CPD and assessment for re-registration on the UK national register.
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.