Control of Legionella Within Evaporative Cooling Systems (WH006)

£795 + VAT
3 Days
YorkSlough and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course has been developed to provide you with an understanding of how to control the risk of legionella bacteria within evaporative cooling systems. It will enable effective management of water systems in accordance with the Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) L8 and guidance document HSG274 Part 1.
Digital thermometer and legionella testing equipment
Cooling Tower showing by a Tutor
Pipe testing with a student
Who is This Course For?
This course is designed for managers, supervisors or engineers who require an understanding of how legionella bacteria may proliferate within their evaporative cooling system(s).

Key Learning Areas
  • Medical aspects of legionnaires disease
  • Relevant statutory documents
  • The requirements of Approved Code of Practice L8
  • Wet cooling system design, operation and maintenance requirements
  • Requirements of cleaning and disinfection of water and cooling systems
  • The requirements of monitoring systems, including water sampling and procedures if bacteria is found
  • The requirements of compiling and maintaining the water management log book

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.

tony-green adrian-thompson richard-johnson

Upcoming Course Dates
Monday, 11th November 2019
End date: Wednesday, 13th November 2019
Monday, 27th January 2020
End date: Wednesday, 29th January 2020
Monday, 16th March 2020
End date: Wednesday, 18th March 2020
Monday, 10th August 2020
End date: Wednesday, 12th August 2020
Monday, 5th October 2020
End date: Wednesday, 7th October 2020

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