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Eastwood Park’s apprentice summer school returns for 2019

If you are after a unique training opportunity that gives your apprentices a rounded experience of the areas that make up ‘hospital engineering’, then Eastwood Park’s Hospital engineering apprentice summer school is the ideal solution.

Returning by popular demand for one week in August 2019, Eastwood Park’s specialist hospital engineering summer school offers a programme that is specifically designed for engineering apprentices working within the healthcare industry, with practical, technical sessions with leading experts in their fields.


This year, topics covered will include:

• Electrical installations in medical locations, an overview

• Electrical safety testing for medical equipment

• Water hygiene - fundamental knowledge including Legionella

• Medical gas safety introduction, with a practical focus

• HVAC - the purpose of ventilation in healthcare

• Decontamination & sterilization, an overview of engineering support

• NEW | Lifts - an understanding of the types found in healthcare.


This programme is highly relevant to all apprentices developing their roles within healthcare and for others looking to broaden their understanding of multi-healthcare engineering disciplines. It carries City & Guilds accredited programme status, giving apprentices a tangible achievement to take forward into their careers.


The summer school runs from 12-16 August 2019 at Eastwood Park’s site in Gloucestershire. It costs £1,700 (excluding VAT), which is inclusive of all residential costs for the week.