Specialised Ventilation in Healthcare Premises (SVHP) (creating a suitable environment and its roles in infection control)

The 2017 course programme will be available approximately 3 months prior to the course, in the meantime you can view and download the 2016 programme and PDF course leaflet above for information.

What will I learn?
On this course you’ll examine the specific requirements for the provision of ventilation in healthcare premises and will discover the thinking behind current standards.

How will I benefit?
You’ll gain an excellent overview of specialised ventilation in healthcare within the evolving evidence base taught by national experts.

Anyone with an interest in the provision of ventilation for the healthcare sector will find this course of benefit, as it will inform you of your clients’ specific needs.

This course will take a holistic look at the need for ventilation in healthcare premises and how it can best be provided. It will, therefore, be of particular interest to you if you’re:

  • infection control personnel or team leader
  • an estates and facilities manager or other healthcare professional involved with the provision, performance or operation of specialised ventilation systems
  • wishing to become Authorising Engineers (Ventilation) AE(V) / Authorised Persons (Ventilation - AP(V)
  • an operating department manager
  • a capital project manager
  • a consulting engineer
  • a trust risk assessment manager
  • a project management group
  • an equipment manufacturer
  • a test and validation specialist.

“The course provides an excellent overview of Specialised Ventilation in Healthcare within the evolving evidence base and taught by national experts”

“This was an excellent course for a range of staff-estates professionals, infection control staff and microbiologists alike”.

“I will be strongly recommending attendance to my colleagues”

“Packed full of useful information about ventilation, not just for engineers”

“Excellent course full of interesting and valuable content which is pitched at a level to ensure it meets the needs of a variety of attendees”

Course Director: 

Malcolm Thomas – An independent consultant specialising in healthcare ventilation

This course has been jointly organised by the NHS, Technical Specialist Education and Training (TSET) and the University of Leeds.


The Specialised Ventilation in Healthcare Premises course is residential and the course fee includes refreshments, lunches, bed and breakfast accommodation and evening meals at Weetwood Hall Hotel on Tuesday 1st November to the close of the course on Friday 4th November 2016.

The following course fees also include cost of tuition and comprehensive course notes: £1495

For local delegates who do not require accommodation, please contact us for a non-residential rate.

Additional options

We can also book bed and breakfast accommodation for Monday 31 October for an additional charge of £86 if required.

Weetwood Hall Conference Centre and Hotel
Otley Road
Leeds
West Yorkshire
UK
LS16 5PS

Jenny Carter + 44 (0)113 343 8104
cpd@healthcare.leeds.ac.uk

CPD Conference and Events Unit
Faculty of Engineering,
University of Leeds,
Leeds
LS2 9JT