National Water Hygiene Scheme
Industry wide hygiene awareness required for entry to sites with Restricted Operations. Deals with health, hygiene and potential contamination issues for working on potable water sites whether fixed (eg. water treatment works) or transient works on the water network. Often referred to as the “blue card”.
Utility Safety Health and Environmental Awareness (Core)
Utility Safety Health and Environmental Awareness (Water)
- Water Network
- Water Processes
- Sewerage Network
Scottish Water DOMS
Scottish Water’s decision in April 2014 entails that “cherry-picking” modules based on the nature of your work is no longer valid. All 12 core DOMS module must be sat. To achieve a DOMS card, candidates must also have a valid, in-date EUSR National Water Hygiene Scheme card. Both courses are typically run in a one day session.
Core Modules course (4 hrs)
DOMS 01: Hygiene Code of Practice
DOMS 02: Sampling Procedures
DOMS 03: Hygienic Use of Tools & Equipment
DOMS 04: Disinfection Procedure
DOMS 05: Repair & Maintenance Procedures
DOMS 06: Boundary Valve Management
DOMS 07: Treated Water Storage Points
DOMS 08: Repair of Mains & Services
DOMS 09: Secondary Disinfection – Treated Water Storage
DOMS 10: Pumping Stn Failures – Electrical & Mechanical
DOMS 11: General Maintenance Activities
DOMS 12: Network Operability
DOMS 13: Sampling – Advanced Practitioner as a specialised course can be arranged via our training provider and is a separate, one day course for a maximum of 12 candidates.
DOMS Recertification Course
The old DOMS Recertification course no longer applies as the core modules 1-12 course is renewed every 3 years. Anyone seeking recertification will sit the full revised course.