Validation Engineer - Water Testing

Aseptic Technique and Taking Water Samples

Contributes 1 hour to your CPD

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Course Details:

An understanding of the principles of aseptic technique and how to take water samples safely from a number of sources.   


This online course consists of a presentation, an assessment and a feedback form. 

Once you have achieved a mark of 80% or more, you will presented with a downloadable certificate and if required you will need to complete a feedback form for your Department Manager.


To provide an understanding of aseptic techniques and an understanding of how to take water samples safely. 


Learners will be able to;

  • Understand the principles of aseptic technique
  • Learn where micro-organisms can be found
  • Learn how to prevent contamination of test samples
  • Learn about representative samples
  • Explain taking water samples from a number of sources

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands;

  • The principles of aseptic technique
  • Where micro-organisms are found
  • How to create aseptic field for taking water samples
  • How water samples can be affected
  • How to take water samples from RO Plant, Endoscopy Washers, cold water storage tanks and hand wash basins.