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Legionella Awareness (WH002)

£265 + VAT
1 Day
YorkSloughFalkirk and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course will provide you with an insightful background knowledge of legionella. It will enable you to successfully implement and manage a scheme to monitor water systems, ensuring ACOP compliance.
Digital thermometer and legionella testing equipment
Legionella practical session in York with Tony Green
Legionella theory session in Slough
Legionella theory session in York
Who is This Course For?
This course is designed for those who are involved in the implementation of the written scheme, and who are responsible for maintaining site log books.
Day Morning Afternoon
One
  • Introduction
  • Water Systems Background
  • Medical Aspects of Legionellosis
  • Ideal Conditions for Proliferation - Legal Aspects of Legionella
  • L8 Engineering Aspects of Water Systems
  • System Monitoring
  • Water Sampling & Records
  • Assessment(s)
  • Water systems safety
  • Legionellosis - medical aspects
  • Statutory and non-statutory health and safety requirements
  • Monitoring requirements of hot and cold water systems
  • Flushing regimes
  • Water sampling requirements
  • Records and log books
There are no additional requirements prior to attending this course.

Course Training Team

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Tony Green

Water Hygiene Training Manager

Tony is a Water Hygiene Training Manager with over 40 years' in the water industry; 10 years of which as a service engineer and 30 years within training and education.

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Customer Questions

Q: What is Legionella?
A: Legionella is a single bacterium of the legionellae.
Q: Will this course provide an understanding of Legionella but also conduct testing?
A: This course is suitable for those looking to gain an understanding of both Legionella and conducting testing.
Q: What is a duty holder?
A: The duty holder is an employer or person in control of a premises for example a landlord. The duty holder is also responsible for appointing the responsible person.
Q: What is the responsible person?
A: This is someone who is appointed by the duty holder and has the day-to-day responsibility for managing and controlling risks from legionella bacteria.
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Upcoming Course Dates
York
Wednesday, 24th June 2020
End date: Wednesday, 24th June 2020
Falkirk
Wednesday, 8th July 2020
End date: Wednesday, 8th July 2020
York
Wednesday, 15th July 2020
End date: Wednesday, 15th July 2020
Slough
Wednesday, 29th July 2020
End date: Wednesday, 29th July 2020
Falkirk
Wednesday, 26th August 2020
End date: Wednesday, 26th August 2020


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