Ultrasonic Cleaner

HTM 01-05 has a structured test schedule for checking, testing and validating ultrasonic cleaners which should be adhered to if no manufacturer guidelines have been provided. 

HTM 01-05

Ultrasonic Cleaner Validation Test Schedule

Below is the HTM01-05 Periodic Test Schedule for Ultrasonic Cleaners.

This should be followed if manufacturer or PCT recommendations are not available.

It is a generic schedule created from the methods within the various legislative guidelines used to create HTM01-05.

For a testing and validation schedule specific to your ultrasonic cleaner which takes into consideration HTM 01-05 and manufacturer recommendations, click on the link to the Isopharm validation test schedule creator.

 D = Day | W =Weekly | Q = Quarterly | Y = Yearly | CP(D) = Competent Person (Decontamination) | ENG = Engineer
* The machine manufacturer must provide frequency of User testing in addition to HTM 01-05 periodic requirements.

When is it Performed, and by Who?

Document Specific Title Reference Installation & Commission Periodic Testing
D W Q Y
HTM 01-05 Remove and Clean Strainers and Filters 14.3
SUPPLIER
or
ENGINEER

USER

USER 

USER 

USER 
HTM 01-05 Cleaning Efficacy (Visual) 14.3
Refers to
ISO 15883

SUPPLIER
or
ENGINEER

USER

USER 

CP(D)
or
ENG

CP(D)
or
ENG
HTM 01-05 Safety Checks 15.14
SUPPLIER
or
ENGINEER
 
USER 

CP(D)
or
ENG 

CP(D)
or
ENG 
HTM 01-05 Protein Residue Test 14.3
Refers to
ISO 15883

SUPPLIER
or
ENGINEER
 
USER  

CP(D)
or
ENG 

CP(D)
or
ENG 
HTM 01-05 Cleaning Efficacy Test

Also known as, but not referenced in HTM 01-05, a Manufacturer Soil Test.

14.3
Refers to
ISO 15883

SUPPLIER
or
ENGINEER
 
USER

CP(D)
or
ENG 

CP(D)
or
ENG 
HTM 01-05 Automatic Control Test 15.3
SUPPLIER
or
ENGINEER
   
CP(D)
or
ENG 

CP(D)
or
ENG 
HTM 01-05 Ultrasonic Activity Test 15.6
SUPPLIER
or
ENGINEER
   
CP(D)
or
ENG 

CP(D)
or
ENG