National Water Hygiene Card – Antrim, Northern Ireland

Course Programme

Introduction to the National Water Hygiene Card registration scheme

Criteria and specification for card holders

Completion of Registration scheme documentation

Water/personal hygiene within operations

Equipment, materials and disinfection of items

National Water Hygiene personal protection equipment

Water Resources Act 1991

Local Authority Legislation & Specifications

Cross contamination between different industries

Identification of chemical and bacterial infections

Case History of previous outbreaks

Reputation, potential fines and prosecutions

Role of the DWI and DWQR

Failure for non compliance

Documentation

Examination

Procedures for loss of card/renewal

Course Evaluation & dissemination of cover note

This is a half day course and is highly informative.