New Legionella (Water Hygiene) Course

Legionella Awareness Within Evaporative Cooling Systems (WH008)
News article published: 16th January 2019

1 Day Course (£260+VAT) - Dates Now Available in York and Slough

We are delighted to introduce our new Legionella Awareness Within Evaporative Cooling Systems (WH008) training course, which we have added to our Water Hygiene course portfolio. This one-day course will be taking place at our purpose-built facilities in York and Slough with dates available across 2019.

Accredited by City & Guilds, this course provides delegates with an overview and understanding of how to control the risk from legionella bacteria within an evaporative cooling tower system. It will also enable effective monitoring of the water system in accordance with HSG274 part 1.

This course is suitable for engineers/technicians who need an understanding of how legionella bacteria may proliferate within their evaporative cooling towers and the monitoring requirements needed to control.

Course Overview

  • City & Guilds Accredited Course
  • Effective Monitoring of Water Systems in Accordance With HSG274 Part 1
  • Requirements of Approved Code of Practice L8 to Ensure Compliance.
  • Cleaning and Disinfection of Cooling Towers.
  • View Full Course Overview and Dates Here

Tony Green our Water Hygiene Manager speaking about the new course

“This is an ideal course for those who require an awareness/understanding of legionella and other operational control requirements for evaporative cooling systems"

Our Legionella (Water Hygiene) Training Courses

We provide City & Guilds-accredited Legionella control and prevention courses designed for Managers, Technical and Engineering staff as well as Legionella Risk Assessors. Training can be undertaken from our facilities in York, Slough and in Scotland, or as a bespoke on-site event.

Covering everything from Legionella Management and Awareness to Disinfection and Risk Assessment, our courses provide a complete and comprehensive water hygiene safety package, tailored by our highly-experienced training staff to help ensure compliance.

You can find a list of Legionella-based courses here, you can also watch our video hosted by Water Hygiene Training Manager Tony Green.

If you are unsure which course or courses are right for you and your company, do not hesitate to contact our friendly Account Managers on 0333 121 1215 or email