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Water Safety Plan - Implementation of the Monitoring Requirements for Hot and Cold Water Systems (WH009)

£275 + VAT
1 Day
York and Slough.
Course Overview
Gain an understanding of why water systems require close monitoring with our 1-day theory and practical based training course. Accredited by City & Guilds this course will provide you with the knowledge to perform water system tasks in a safe and effective manner. This course is designed to align with statutory requirements, such as the Approved Code of Practice (ACoP L8) and HSG274 part 2.
Who is This Course For?
Our course will support those working within; maintenance, technician, building caretaker and operator roles. It is also suitable for those who carry out temperature monitoring, water sampling, shower head cleaning, flushing and inspections of hot and cold water services. This course can also be beneficial to managers and supervisors for an insight into these water safety tasks.
Day Morning Afternoon
  • Legionella Background and Other Health Risks Associated With Hot and Cold Water Systems
  • Requirements of ACOP L8 and HSG274 part 2
  • Monitoring and Inspection Requirements
  • Shower Head De-scaling and Cleaning Requirements
  • Practical Demonstrations
  • Water Sampling Protocols and Procedures
  • Record Keeping and Maintaining Log Books
  • Written and Practical Assessment
  • Background on the hazards and health risks which are associated with hot and cold water systems
  • Statute and regulatory requirements
  • Requirements of the Approved Code of Practice (ACoP L8) Control of Legionella bacteria in water systems
  • Monitoring and inspection requirements of hot and cold water services as per HSG274 part 2
  • Showerhead descaling and cleaning requirements
  • Water sampling protocols and procedures
  • Record keeping log books
  • Practical demonstrations
  • Written assessment
There are no additional requirements prior to attending this course.

Upcoming Course Dates
Monday, 22nd February 2021
End date: Monday, 22nd February 2021
Monday, 8th March 2021
End date: Monday, 8th March 2021
Monday, 21st June 2021
End date: Monday, 21st June 2021
Monday, 26th July 2021
End date: Monday, 26th July 2021
Monday, 18th October 2021
End date: Monday, 18th October 2021

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