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Legionella Control Refresher and Update (WH007)

£275 + VAT
1 Day
York,   Slough and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course will provide you with the latest changes and updates to relevant legislation and the Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) L8, along with a refresher on the required management of legionella in water systems.
Who is This Course For?
This course is specifically for anyone who has completed a course on Legionella control and now find it necessary to update themselves on the requirements of the Approved Code of Practice L8, or changes on how the risk is controlled.
Day Morning Afternoon
  • Legionella Update and Review of Legionellosis Incidents
  • Ecology and Epidemiology of Legionella Bacteria
  • Statute Obligations - Relevant Statute Documents
  • Review of ACOP L8 and BSI Technical Documents
  • Engineering Controls and Written Scheme of Control
  • Implementing Scheme of Controls
  • System Monitoring Requirements
  • Disinfection Principles
  • Water Sampling Principles
  • Records and Reports
  • Written Course Assessment
  • Review of medical aspects and water systems background
  • Changes to ACOP L8 and relevant legislation
  • Review relevant statute documents
  • Review of hot and cold water systems
  • Review of evaporative cooling systems
  • Review of control programmes
  • Review of water sampling for bacteriological analysis
  • Review of compiling a log book and the records to keep
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have completed the following or their equivalent and possess:
Previous Legionella training.
There are no pre-requisite requirements to attend this course and everything is provided for the course duration
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Course Training Team


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. Read More...

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Customer Questions

Q: What is Legionella?
A: Legionella is a single bacterium of the legionellae.
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
Thursday, 12th August 2021
End date: Thursday, 12th August 2021
Thursday, 16th September 2021
End date: Thursday, 16th September 2021
Thursday, 7th October 2021
End date: Thursday, 7th October 2021
Thursday, 11th November 2021
End date: Thursday, 11th November 2021

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