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Legionella Awareness (WH002)

£265 + VAT
1 Day
York,   Slough,   Falkirk 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.
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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
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have the following:
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

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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. Read More...

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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
Slough
Monday, 14th December 2020
End date: Monday, 14th December 2020
Slough
Wednesday, 16th December 2020
End date: Wednesday, 16th December 2020
Slough
Tuesday, 19th January 2021
End date: Tuesday, 19th January 2021
York
Thursday, 4th February 2021
End date: Thursday, 4th February 2021
Slough
Tuesday, 9th March 2021
End date: Tuesday, 9th March 2021


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