National Association Air Duct Specialists UK NAADUK
The National Association of Air Duct Specialists UK (NAADUK) was formed in 2015. It was founded by a collective of ventilation hygiene specialists, individuals and companies who are experienced and knowledgeable within the industry of ventilation and air conditioning.
All members of NAADUK are either IAQ technicians and/or Fire Damper Inspectors ,who have passed a NAADUK approved training course and listed on the NAADUK register. This enables the public or clients to find a reputable and competent technician from the website.
NAADUK’s guidance document NAAD21 is the basis of the course and enables the technicians to work towards a National Occupation Standards (NOS) SVQ certification in Ventilation Hygiene Cleaning Level 5.
NAADUK’s objective is to improve industry standards in ventilation hygiene and facilitate communications between its members.
NAADUK hold regular meetings ensuring that discussions are up to date, with topics focusing around ventilation hygiene and the importance of cleaning techniques and frequencies.
NAADUK vision for the future and champion for: –
1. Collaboration between other organisations, associations and manufacturers.
2. Competency and standard of cleaning to current regulations and standards.
3. Improving technology and methodology.
4. Investigating and improving best practice.
5. Improving the health of the nation within the working environment –
6.Raising awareness of Ventilation Hygiene and Fire Safety to the general public, building owners, companies and clients and to highlight their responsibilities under RFRO 2005.
NAAD22 Fire Dampers publication will be available in the latter part of 2023.
The purpose of NAAD21 guidance document is to inform, educate and improve standards for both grease and air ventilation cleaning, across all sections and types of buildings in the UK. This document contributes to a safer and healthier environment for all. Raising the Bar for the whole industry.
NAAD22 will be available soon.
For further information about NAADUK and the benefits of joining, visit our website www.naaduk.co.uk.
Secondary 2: Association for ventilation cleaning
Available work experience opportunities
NAADUK offers support to ventilation cleaning technicians and companies
NAADUK resources enable a technicians to achieve:
SVQ GT0F 04 SCQF Level 5Ventilation Hygiene Cleaning certification
SVQ GT1F 04 SCQF Level 5 Fire and Smoke Damper certificate SVQ Level 5
SVQ GT1E 04 SCQF Level 5 Installation of Fire Resisting Ductwork and ventilation systems