Course Overview – compliance training for Legionella
Practical and engaging short courses to deliver compliance training for water storage and distribution systems to control Legionella. Courses are tailored to suit the needs of our clients. Starting with an overview of the legislation and the approved code of practice L8, delegates are taken through case studies and shown how to carry out flushing regimes, temperature testing at sentinel taps and the importance of accurate recording systems. Usually delivered on site, delegates will be taken through the actual tasks they need to perform. Follow-up support is offered to check understanding after the courses. Courses also cover bacteriological testing and cleansing operations and the importance of good system maintenance.
Facilities managers, caretakers and site managers who are responsible for monitoring water quality on their site.
Case studies used to illustrate legionella training courses
Relevant examples are used of outbreaks and system failures, corporate manslaughter and how to ensure clients demonstrate compliance. Examples of good practice and then discussed to ensure candidates understand the link between the principles and practice.
Legislation and the code of practice L8
An overview of the legislation applicable to control of legionella and a detailed look at L8 in the context of the client’s obligations.
Practical demonstration on how to manage water quality in the client’s premises
Demonstration and discussion of the site specific and essential paperwork, procedures and recording system required to maintain compliance.
How to ensure you keep up to date and meet the requirements of the approved code of practice L8
The importance of assigning specific regular duties to site personnel and the management role in monitoring compliance. The consequences of failing to keep up regular established monitoring, flushing and records.
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As a flexible provider located on the M4/M5 corridor, we travel across the UJK. Our courses are bespoke, to suit the location and number of deleagates and the specific objectives of the organisation.
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