This course has been designed to meet the requirements of operatives who carry out the collection and laundering of items.
It covers all aspects from an infection control and health and safety view through to best practice and takes into account the different environments that this may take place in such as healthcare, retirement homes and premises where Laundering facilities are provided.
With the correct knowledge and procedures, operatives will be able to assess the requirements and be confident in their decisions regarding all aspects of the procedure from beginning to end.
The On Premises Laundry course is suitable for operatives who are responsible for the safe and hygienic laundering of items such as linen, workwear or work related materials.
Candidates who successfully complete this course will receive a card from the Institute detailing all the skills that they have achieved as proof that they are qualified to carry out OPL in a safe, hygienic and professional manner.
Candidates who complete the course will have:
This course is for operatives, team leaders or supervisors who deal with any aspect of the laundry process.
An approved BICSc accredited training provider will carry out the skills training prior to the assessment of the candidate.
On completion of this course candidates will be able to:
The candidate assessment is carried out on a one to one basis through practical demonstration the candidate must successfully cover the eight assessment skills criteria.