This course explains the background to Legionella and Legionnaires’ Disease, 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.
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The first module provides key information about legionella bacteria and the facts about Legionnaires Disease, how it is contracted and who is most at risk.
The second module identifies the areas in the water system where legionella bacteria is most likely to grow and cause a problem.
The third module looks at the legislation that governs legionella control and how this relates to workplaces. It clarifies responsibilities and looks at the consequences faced by organisations and individuals that fail to meet the standards.
The fourth module concerns the controls that can be taken to eliminate or reduce the risk from Legionella bacteria and the records that need to be maintained.
The final section examines the practical tests that need to be carried out to maintain a safe water system.
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