Legionella Prevention & Water Treatment
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 Dioxide
- Silver Peroxides
No formal qualifications are required for entry to this course.
- Training: ½ Day
- Assessment: ½ Day
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