Legionella Prevention & Water Treatment

Course Price: TBA

Course Outline


The Course will give an appreciation of the Legionella bacteria, its formation and associated health risks.  It is aimed at those carrying out installation & maintenance of hot & cold water supply systems and those who are responsible for managing the properties. It is based on the legal requirements of meeting the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) Approved Code Of Practice (ACOP) guidance note L8, November 2000.

Course content: -

  • General Information for Employers and Owners of Residential Accommodation
  • Water Regulations - Commissioning/Cold Water Systems
  • Risk Assessment – Hot & Cold water Systems
  • Controlling the risks associated with Spa Baths
  • Water Treatment and Legionnaires Disease
  • Physical Disinfection
  • Chemical Disinfection
  • Chlorine
  • Chlorine Dioxide
  • Silver Peroxides

Entry Qualification

No formal qualifications are required for entry to this course.

Duration

  • Training:    ½ Day
  • Assessment:    ½ Day

Note:

Re-Assessment Domestic Core + Appliances costs cover up to 4 Appliances. If further appliances are to be renewed, a charge of £ 80 per appliance will be incurred.

Additional appliances (not previously held) will be charged at £ 145 each.

Registration Fees: In some instances registration fees will not be included.

Current rates: Domestic £65, Non- Domestic £85, Unvented Hot Water £40, LPG £45, OFTEC £45

All prices are subject to Vat @ 20 %

Please note that training is not a pre requisite to assessment