Cambridge University Hospitals - NHS
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Porous Load Sterilisers – Steam Testing

Course Ref: ENG12

The Porous Load Sterilisers course is designed for engineers to learn the knowledge and skills they need to carry out steam quality testing from experts in the decontamination of reusable medical devices.

Who the course is recommended for

This course is suitable for engineers with previous experience of porous load steriliser testing.

The aim of the course

The aim of this training is to enable engineers to undertake steam quality testing in accordance with HTM 01-01.

The objective(s) of the course

Upon successfully completing the Porous Load Sterilisers steam quality testing course, you will be able to:

- Define current standards and legislation

- Define the testing method required

- Complete a practical demonstration of steam sampling

- Completion of test results and interpretation

Course duration

The required duration of this course is 1 full day.


All attendees will be issued with an AVM attendance certificate upon successful completion of this course.

Further information

This course can be delivered at your facility for a group of up to four candidates.

This course includes classroom and practical training sessions for attendees to gain the full experience. Training at MMM Leeds includes use of their equipment. If you choose to hold the training sessions at a location of your choice, such as your premises, equipment must be provided by the client.

Course cost

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  • ENG12
  • 1 day
  • AVM Attendance Certificate
  • On Site
  • Engineer