40-1.3 Limitations for the Medical Gas and Vacuum Maintenance Personnel
Compliance with this standard in itself shall not constitute compliance with the requirements for a Medical Gas Installer per ASSE Standard 6010, a Medical Gas Inspectors per ASSE Standard 6020, a Medical Gas Verifier per ASSE Standard 6030, or a medical Gas Instructor per ASSE Standard 6050.
40-3.2 Certification of Medical Gas and Vacuum System Maintenance Personnel
Certification to this standard shall be through a recognized third party certification agency. Certification shall include the successful completion of a minimum 24-hour training course including a written and practical examination covering all facets of ASSE Standard #6040. The candidate shall be employed or contracted by a health care facility, and shall have one (1) year minimum experience in the maintenance of the medical gas systems.
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