Legionella Awareness

Legionella Awareness

Course duration 1 day

The course is aimed at staff who have responsibility for the safe operation and management of hot and cold water systems in buildings and any staff that have a roll in achieving compliance with the L8 Approved Code of Practice, The control of legionella bacteria in water systems.

Course Content.

On completion of the course delegates will understand:

  • What Legionella is. Types and transmission of the bacteria.
  • Legal requirements of the L8 Approved Code of Practice.
  • The main areas of risk in water systems where legionella bacteria can thrive.
  • Industry best practice including control, testing, monitoring and analysis.
  • What to do if legionella is detected.