Legionella

Legionella Prevention and Water Treatment Course

Qualification

Legionella Prevention and Water Treatment Course (Operators Managers Course)

Cost

£445 + VAT

Why

Legionella Prevention and Water Treatment course is designed for operatives who work on residential water supplies and ensure that any water treatment undertaken complies with ACoP document L8

These qualifications expire after five years and you will have to be re-assessed at this point in time.

Who’s this for?

Either formal plumbing requirements or practical plumbing experience is required.

A pre-requisite of the course is that you hold a valid water regulations certificate (WRAS)

Outcomes

The following areas will be covered:

  • The background to Legionnaires Disease
  • What is the Legionella Bacteria
  • Where and how does it multiply
  • How is it spread and contracted
  • How to comply to the law
  • Duties, obligations and records
  • Assessing risk
  • Controlling and reducing risk
  • Methods of Treatment
  • Prevention and disinfection
  • Record keeping
  • How to disinfect and clean a domestic sized water system using various methods; chlorine, bleach and silver hydrogen peroxide.

Course overview

Classroom based for the theory, practical training and home study followed by in centre assessment.

Learning Materials

Learning materials will be supplied electronically

Duration

Training – 1/2 day

Assessment – 1/2 day

Where?

Unit J Buttericks Building
New Lane Havant
Hampshire, PO9 2ND

Links

HSE Approved Code of Practice L8

HSE Legionella’s advice

Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS)

Course Locations

Unit J Buttericks Building
New Lane Havant
Hampshire, PO9 2ND

Contact Us

Email: info@setauk.com
Phone: 02392 176 519
Address:
Unit J Buttericks Building
New Lane, Havant, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO9 2ND gas-safe