The Mould Testing course examines the source of moisture and the health effects arising from exposure to a water-damaged building, in addition to testing using the latest in sampling techniques. The course involves a four day on-campus program followed by a fourteen week online course which includes access to videos, peer-reviewed literature, dampness consensus documents and reports. This course is ideal for health practitioners to gain an understanding of how mould can trigger allergic and inflammation in their patients; trade persons like plumbers to identifying the sources of moisture ingression in a building; industrial hygienists and mould remediators who test mould; and building surveyors who conduct building inspections. Upon successful completion, you will receive a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment. For more detailed information about the course, click here.
Duration: 14 week online program plus a 4 days field training (approx. 150 hours in duration)
Resources: manual, videos of the lectures and access to a tutor plus 4 days on campus
Award: gain the nationally accredited unit: BLDBIO605 Conduct a moulf assessment