Disinfection of Domestic Systems

(HXT-W12)

Designed for anyone who is involved in the disinfections of hot and cold water supply systems in buildings. The course ensures that delegates have an understanding of why and when they should disinfect water supply systems.
Additionally, it aims to provide delegates with the practical knowledge of health and safety procedures, whilst carrying out different disinfection methods successfully.

City & Guilds Accredited Programme

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Disinfection of Domestic Systems Course Overview

The course aims to provide delegates with essential knowledge and understanding of disinfection methods, along with the health and safety information required. Overall, this assures the delegate can successfully and safely carry out the disinfection of hot and cold water supply systems within buildings.

Our City and Guilds Online Training Course is unique, for the reason that we deliver high quality learner-focused tuition remotely, through our live training platform. This means that if delegates attending the course are in need of guided learning, our fully qualified trainers can respond and tailor the course content around you. Everyone that undertakes the course will form a small group.

The core of the online course takes the form of trainer explanation, presentation, videos, questions and answer session, and then finished with an assessment.

You just need a computer, laptop, tablet or smart phone with internet. Along with a printer for a paper copy of the workbook for use during the course and assessment. Alternatively, one can be sent for £10 if required.

Who is this training suitable for?

The training course has been designed for anyone involved in disinfections of hot and cold water supply systems in buildings.

With no previous experience required to complete this course, delegates are guaranteed a strong success rate.

Benefits of a Disinfection of Domestic Systems Course

  • Understand the need for disinfecting hot and cold water systems in buildings
  • Learn how to apply the different disinfection methods
  • Compliance with legal and guidance requirements
  • Improve competence of carrying out disinfections on hot and cold water systems
  • Learn how to apply the practical steps required to carry out safe disinfections methods
  • Reduce risk of health and safety hazards associated with disinfection of water supply systems in buildings

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Course Information

Know the reasons for the need for disinfections of hot and cold water systems and the different methods that can be used:

  • Occasions when disinfections are required
  • Different Waterborne pathogens
  • Pasteurisation
  • Sodium Hypochlorite
  • Silver Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Chlorine Dioxide

Know the legal statue requirements involved:

  • Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Control of Substances Hazardous to Health
  • PPE Regulations
  • CLP Regulations
  • Confined Space Regulations
  • Working at Height Regulations
  • Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations

Know the practical steps required to carry out a safe and successful disinfection using the different methods:

  • Thermal Disinfection
  • Sodium Hypochlorite
  • Calcium Hypochlorite
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Silver Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Chlorine Dioxide
  • Ultra Violet Light
  • The reasons for the need of disinfection
  • The different methods that can be used on hot and cold water systems
  • The legal statute requirements involved
  • The practical steps required to carry out safe and successful disinfections using the different methods
  • Improved competence of employees carrying out disinfections
  • Reduced risk of health & safety hazards associated with hot and cold water systems
  • Compliance with legal and guidance requirements

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Where facilities permit, assessment is completed online to enable faster processing of results and certification.

On successful completion you will receive a City and Guilds Accredited Programme Certificate. However, the certificate of training should be refreshed after every 2 years.

A digital certificate will be made available for you to download normally within 48hrs of successfully completing this course.

Paper copies of certificates can be supplied subject to a small administration fee.

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Our nationwide venues hold specialist, in-house facilities to aid your classroom experience. With our experience of 35 years in the sector, you can trust that we deliver tried and tested courses that infiltrate quality results outside of the training room.

Our classroom courses incorporate: trainer explanation, a presentation, group discussion, videos, practical classroom exercise and breakout sessions. At HX Training Centre’s, our courses are hosted in spacious training rooms with refreshments and the opportunity to network if you wish.

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As one of the leading health, safety and compliance training providers within the UK, HX Training have innovatively and successfully delivered this method of unique, online training to thousands of delegates.

Instead of using Zoom or Microsoft Teams, our live virtual classrooms involve a tried and tested method of non-practical training course delivery that represents the best alternative to classroom training. HX Training offers the only City and Guilds approved and accredited live virtual classroom courses within the UK. Additionally, our online training covers different levels of compliance, which are suitable for any type of business.

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Live virtual classroom means the trainer offers a learner-centered approach, similarly to a classroom course, to ensure delegates’ educational needs are met. All of the online training provides a live trainer, ready to answer your questions throughout. In addition, the online training courses include: trainer explanation, a presentation, videos, questions and answer session, and finished with a multiple choice assessment.

As a user friendly, alternative approach to classroom training, delegates will finish our online training with refined skills that they can successfully apply to their place of work. Furthermore, virtual learning is both cost and time effective for both businesses and employees.

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