Legionella Training Courses.

Legionnaires’ disease is a potentially fatal respiratory disease caused by bacteria that thrives in stagnant water.

 

The disease is acquired through the inhalation of aerosolised water contaminated with the bacteria. Sources where temperatures allow the bacteria to thrive include hot-water tanks, cooling towers and evaporative condensers of large air-conditioning systems, such as those commonly found in hotels and large office buildings.

 

Level 2 Award in Legionella Awareness (Hot and Cold Water Systems) (RQF).

 

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is aimed at individuals who work in environments where legionella growth is a risk. It aims to raise awareness to prevent waterborne disease caused by legionella bacteria, specifically the risks associated with hot and cold water systems.

 

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 8 hours of learning.

 

Topics covered

These include the health risks associated with legionella bacteria, how legislation and codes of practice can support the management of legionella bacteria, how to control the risks of legionella bacteria, the risks associated with legionella bacteria in hot and cold water systems and how to control these risks.

 

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by an open-response workbook.

 

Course factsheet
L2 Legionella RQF.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [251.5 KB]

 

This course is only available for group bookings of 4 or more either at our Moulton centre or at your premises. Please contact us for a quote.

 

Level 3 Award in Legionella Control for Responsible Persons (RQF).

 

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is aimed at individuals either in the role of aspiring to be in the role of a responsible person and relates specifically to the control of legionella on a site.

 

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 8 hours of learning.

 

Topics covered

These include the risks associated with legionella bacteria and legionellosis, how legislation and codes of practice can support the management of legionella bacteria and how to control the risks associated with legionella bacteria.

 

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by an open-response workbook.

 

Course factsheet
L3 Legionella RQF.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [262.7 KB]

 

This course is only available for group bookings of 4 or more either at our Moulton centre or at your premises. Please contact us for a quote.

 

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