Health And Safety Legionellosis - Legionella Management for water systems

  • Course Code WH-01
  • Duration 1 day

To provide attendees with the necessary information to enable them to understand the duties and responsibilities of the nominated "responsible person" and their "deputy" for the supervision, effective implementation and management of legionella risk assessments, remedial work and management of Water Systems within their buildings to comply with approved code of practise L8.


By the end of the course delegates will be able to :

  • Legionellosis “Background“ Medical Aspects
  • Legal Implications
  • ACOP and Guidance on the control of Legionella Bacteria in Water Systems
  • Implementation of the written scheme
  • Water Sampling and necessary actions
  • Ensuring competency of staff, consultants and contractors
  • Water Systems Disinfection requirements
  • Hygiene Practice and
  • Management of log book records

A classroom based course which ends with a written assessment

Pre Course Requirements


Who Should Attend?

A City and Guilds accredited course designed for the person identified within an organisation as being the nominated ˜Responsible Person" or ˜Deputy to Responsible Person" for control of the legionella bacteria within water systems.