Current legislation set out by the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 along with the HSE’s updated code of practice known as L8 which was published in 2001, states that Companies and building owners have a legal duty to manage Legionella.
Course Duration: 75 Mins
Pass Required: 70%
This online course explains the background to Legionella, the potential risks associated with water systems and how these can be prevented or controlled. It helps you to understand the risk that Legionella poses and helps you develop the systems and working practices you need to stay ahead. It gives you enough knowledge to get a Legionella control programme off the ground yourself – or make confident, informed choices when commissioning others to take this on for you.
Module 1 – What is Legionella?
Module 2 – Risk Areas
Module 3 – Legislation
Module 4 – Risk Management
Module 5 – Water System Monitoring
Module 6 – Cooling System Awareness