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WMSoc - Cleaning & Disinfection - W017

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Water Management Society course, City & Guilds accredited 1 day training course that will give delegates an understanding of the need for cleaning and disinfection and to give practical experience in carrying out the work and managing it effectively.

      • 31 March 2020 - 9:00am1 day
      • 1st delegate: £433.33 (£360.83 for Members)Subsequent delegates: £433.33 (£360.83 for Members)
      • Book online with our external partner
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      • 23 June 2020 - 9:00am1 day
      • 1st delegate: £433.33 (£360.83 for Members)Subsequent delegates: £433.33 (£360.83 for Members)
      • Book online with our external partner
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      • 06 October 2020 - 9:00am1 day
      • 1st delegate: £433.33 (£360.83 for Members)Subsequent delegates: £433.33 (£360.83 for Members)
      • Book online with our external partner
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      • 25 November 2020 - 9:00am1 day
      • 1st delegate: £433.33 (£360.83 for Members)Subsequent delegates: £433.33 (£360.83 for Members)
      • Book online with our external partner
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Overview

This is an external training course run by our partner The Water Management Society. 

The course will not be hosted at any BSRIA locations.

Water Management Society training course, City & Guilds accredited, gives the delegates an understanding of the importance of cleaning and disinfection in water systems and services, as well as how to effectively maintain them by using various methods and monitoring.

The course concludes with a 45 minute written exam.

If you are interested and would like to reserve your place on this course, please select one of the following dates and book through our external provider

PLEASE NOTE: This course can not be booked through BSRIA, you will need to contact The Water Management Society directly. Please click here for more information on the course, and how to book online.

Future training course dates are:
11th February 2020
31st March 2020
23rd June 2020
6th October 2020
25th November 2020

Who should attend

Operatives and contractors responsible for completing cleaning and disinfection of water systems services and evaporative cooling systems. Also beneficial to owners of water systems and their employees, who are wishing to bring a contracted-out cleaning service back in-house, and responsible persons who wish to ensure their sub-contractors are undertaking the tasks correctly.

Aims

To ensure delegates:

  • Understand the need for cleaning and disinfecting systems.
  • Understand how to complete the task correctly.
  • Receive practical experience and advice in carrying out the work.
  • Manage their work safely and effectively.

Content and timings

The legislation relating to cleaning and disinfection works and how to comply with it.

  • When and why cleans and disinfections are undertaken and how they are to be carried out.
  • The importance of cleaning and disinfection in systems such as domestic hot and cold water systems, and evaporative cooling systems.
  • Information on the importance of, and actual production of, a task risk assessment and method statement prior to carrying out the work.
  • Guidance on model methods and how to fit them to individual systems.
  • Instruction on how to calculate volumes of different shaped tanks and how to calculate the volumes needed of different strength chemicals required for disinfection and neutralisation.
  • Instruction on sampling, testing chlorine levels and the safe handling and disposal of chemicals.

The day includes extensive instruction in the Practical Training Area where the students ability to follow instructions, work by themselves, work safely in respect to their own safety and the safety of others and account for their actions in a clear unambiguous written record will be observed and assessed.

Assessment: 45 minute written exam with work in the practical training area counting towards 25% of the exam result for this course. Overall pass mark of 70%, a resit is possible for anyone failing the exam for an additional fee.

Documentation

Delegates are provided with a printed training manual. The course fee includes lunch and refreshments. 

Includes instruction in the Practical Training Area.

NB: Delegates are urged to bring their own PPE equipment, especially goggles. They may also use their own testing equipment if preferred.
This is a practical course - work clothes are essential.
6 CPD points awarded.

Product details

  • Publisher: BSRIA