Ventilation Training

CP (VENTILATION) COURSE - 3 DAYS

This course is intended to help engineers gain the skills and knowledge required to become a Competent Person (Ventilation), CP (V). Although attendance on this course may be a factor, any appointment to CP (V) is based on individual skill levels and specific knowledge of the relevant ventilation systems.


This course is endorsed by the British Occupational Health Society (BOHS).

Our training can be carried out at your location or hospital.

On successful completion of the course, delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the purpose of ventilation systems
  • Explain the meaning of ventilation terminology
  • State the function of system components
  • Identify ventilation system components
  • Recognise correctly/incorrectly installed or maintained components
  • Measure airflows and pressures
  • Conduct air handling unit (AHU) and theatre suite audits (depending on theatre availability)
  • Correctly carry out planned protective maintenance (PPM) including filter changes and checks on: AHU condition; belt tension; glass traps; battery condition and damper operation
  • Perform critical system verifications (depending on system availability)
  • Locate information in HTM 03-01

VENTILATION MAINTENANCE COURSE - 1 DAY

This course is intended to give maintenance engineers the particular skills and knowledge required to maintain ventilation systems and to assist the CP (V) in fault finding or verification activities.

Our training can be carried out at your location or hospital.

On successful completion of the course, delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the purpose of ventilation systems
  • Explain the meaning of ventilation terminology
  • State the function of system components
  • Identify ventilation system components
  • Recognise correctly/incorrectly installed or maintained components
  • Measure airflows and pressures
  • Correctly carry out PPM including filter changes and checks on: AHU condition; belt tension; glass traps; battery condition and damper operation


Contact: Lindsey Mitchell, 0131 449 8000, lindsey.mitchell@iom-world.org

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Our office hours are: 

Monday to Friday - 8.00am to 5.15pm

Our head office numbers is +44 (0)131 449 8000

Email: info@iom-world.org