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Are you responsible for managing building maintenance?

Ensure the work you are responsible for is compliant and contributes to a safe, healthy, and efficient indoor environment.

TR19® Air Specification for Internal Cleanliness and Hygiene Management of Ventilation Systems requirements have changed. So, it’s important for you and your employees and or sub-contractors to understand what those changes are to comply.

TR19® Air is the latest benchmark from the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA), it pioneers a targeted approach to revolutionise air quality in buildings.

Beyond being a cleaning guideline, TR19® Air addresses the urgent need for cleaner air ducts, vital for preventing health risks and ensuring compliance with rigorous legislation. In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, the importance of well-maintained ventilation came to the forefront, propelling TR19® Air to encapsulate not just legislation but aspirations for health and well-being standards.

Compliance with TR19® Air is important for several reasons:

1. Health and Safety Compliance
2. Alignment with Standards, including BS EN 15780
3. Risk Mitigation including Fire Risk Management
4. Prevention of Respiratory Issues and Allergies
5. Market Access and Competitiveness



You can purchase your copy of the updated TR19® Air Specification from the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) website.

👉 BESA Members

👉 Non-BESA Members 


Ventilation Hygiene Training from BESA Academy

BESA Academy have also updated their Air Hygiene training courses to reflect the latest TR19® Air requirements and recommendations.

So, if you are looking to take on new or upskill current employees, make sure they are competent and trained to provide a service to the highest of standards by completing one of BESA’s Certified Air Hygiene Courses.

Each student will receive a free copy of TR19® Air, a saving of £150 for non-BESA members and £75 saving for BESA members.

Don’t put your business or end users at risk.

Read more about BESA’s TR19® Air Competence and Compliance package.

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