The Management & Treatment of Healthcare Waste Pathway 3: Healthcare Waste Manager

Component Title SCQF Level SCQF Credit Points Period of Credit Rating From: Period of Credit Rating To:
Mandatory units:         
Complying with Waste Management Legislation      


Ensure protection of the environment at healthcare facilities, treatment or transport operations       31/07/2025
Contribute to Contract Procurement & Management at a Healthcare Waste Management Facility       31/07/2025
Manage the collection of hazardous and non-hazardous waste from a healthcare facility       31/07/2025
Manage improvements to waste management operations/practices at a healthcare facility, treatment centre or transport operations       31/07/2025
Managing Waste Transportation operations for the transfer of hazardous and non-hazardous healthcare waste at a healthcare facility (Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser)       31/07/2025
Manage maintenance and other engineering operations at a healthcare facility, infectious healthcare waste treatment facility or during healthcare waste transport operations       31/07/2025
Monitor the proceudres to control risks to health and safety during healthcare waste transport operations       31/07/2025
Optional units:         
Contribute to the selection of personnel for activities       31/07/2025
Create effective working relationships       31/07/2025
Climate Change Adaptation Auditing and Reporting at a Healthcare Facility       31/07/2025
Manage a budget to support the efficient use of resources        31/07/2025
Preparing for and Delivering in-house healthcare waste management training       31/07/2025
Effectively Manage Environmental Incidents and Emergencies       31/07/2025
Review the performance of teams and individuals        31/07/2025