Mould Awareness for Carpet Cleaners – Online Virtual Classroom Live Event

8:45 am - 5:30 pm

TRAUK – One-day mould awareness course

About the Tutor: Adam Jankowski

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
    • Why do we care about mould?
  • What is mould?
    • Life cycle
    • Common moulds in damp buildings
    • Potential for harm to humans
      • Who is at risk?
      • What is the risk?
  • Causes of mould growth
    • Conditions for growth
    • Five main causes
      • Condensation
      • Water ingress
      • Escapes of water
      • Ground water (rising damp)
      • Flooding
    • Buildings and building materials.
  • Understanding humidity
    • Basic psychrometry
    • Managing humidity
  • Health and Safety as it relates to mould – overview.
    • COSHH 2002 Regulations as they relate to mould.
    • PPE and RPE
    • Hierarchy of Controls
  • Basic Remediation
    • Guidance documents
    • Containment
    • Disposal of contaminated materials
    • Antimicrobials
    • Structure remediation
    • Contents Remediation
    • Post Remediation Evaluation/ Post Remediation Verification
  • Relevant Case Study/Studies
  • Summary of Day One

(Note: fire and flood remediators, property managers, those who construct risk assessments and method statement and those instructing others to carry out remediation works should opt for a two-day training course on mould remediation as the minimum).

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Ticket Type Price Spaces
Standard Price £175.00 +VAT
WoolSafe Members £145.00 +VAT
Additional trainee from the same company £119.00 +VAT
Industry Partners
Members of NCCA, NICF and Textile Pro Network
£160.00 +VAT