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Introduction to Pseudomonas Aeruginosa (WH011)

£295 + VAT
1 Day
York,   Slough and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course will provide an understanding of effective hygiene practices and water management to control the risk from Pseudomonas Aeruginosa. It provides an introduction to Pseudomonas Aeruginosa, the infections it causes, and the environments it colonises. It also covers the methods which can be used to prevent its transmission from water systems and human reservoirs.
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Who is This Course For?
This course is ideal for facilities managers, infection prevention and control staff, and all those involved in the day to day running and management of healthcare premises.
Day Morning Afternoon
One
  • Pseudomonas Aeruginosa and Water Systems - Background
  • Clinical Understanding of Pseudomonas
  • Vulnerability and Susceptibility of Patients
  • Relevant Statute Documents and Requirements of HTM 04-01
  • Introduction into the Water Safety Group - Responsibilities
  • Control Measure and Water Safety Plan
  • Water Sampling Requirements and Necessary Actions
  • Records and Reports
  • Written Course Assessment
  • An introduction to Pseudomonas Aeruginosa
  • A clinical understanding of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa
  • Pseudomonas Aeruginosa in the environment
  • Control of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa
  • Sampling methods for Pseudomonas Aeruginosa
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: 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
Wednesday, 10th February 2021
End date: Wednesday, 10th February 2021
York
Thursday, 18th March 2021
End date: Thursday, 18th March 2021
Slough
Thursday, 3rd June 2021
End date: Thursday, 3rd June 2021
Slough
Thursday, 22nd July 2021
End date: Thursday, 22nd July 2021
Slough
Wednesday, 22nd September 2021
End date: Wednesday, 22nd September 2021


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