Operators Guide to Sauna Room Services

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This booklet provides detailed guidance on the operation of sauna faciliities.

The booklet is part of a series of 4.


  • Introduction
  • Sauna room components: Components of saunas, sauna enclosure.
  • Considerations for operating commercial saunas: Siting of saunas, space requirements, General installation, electrical installation, shower facilities, plunge pools, douche showers, rest facilities, other considerations, treating internal walls, treating external walls, sauna pail.
  • Effects of heat on the body: Known benefits of sauna treatments, known hazards of sauna treatments, contra-indications, special groups.
  • Customer information: Safe use of saunas, a suggested bathing ritual.
  • Systems for operating commercial saunas: Daily checks, cleaning schedules, record keeping, emergency procedures, maintenance requirements.
  • Staff training
  • Summary
  • Appendices: Sauna cabin opening and closing checks, Sauna cleaning programme, Sauna cabin record keeping – sample log

Product details

  • Size: A4
  • Number of pages: 20
  • Format: Book - colour cover, black and white inside pages
  • First published 1999, revised 1999, 2004