03 Sep

Legionella Awareness Training

CIEH member: £80.00
Non-member: £130.00

Media Resource Centre, Oxford Road, Llandrindod Wells, LD1 6AH

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A Training session on Legionnaires' disease: The control of Legionella bacteria in water systems Approved Code of Practice and guidance.


  • Introduction
  • Background to Legionella Bacteria/Basic Water Microbiology
  • ACoP L8 the Approved Code of Practice & HSG 274
  • Control Scheme
  • Risk Assessment, Competence & LCA
  • Duty Holder & Responsible Person
  • Design & Construction
  • Rainwater Harvesting
  • Legionella Sampling in Accordance with BS 7592
  • Control Programme for Legionella Bacteria in Hot and Cold-Water Systems
  • Water Sampling Disinfection/Other Risk Systems
  • Case Studies

EHO Specific Topics covered

  • Industry loopholes exposed and used by water treatment companies
  • LCA Escalation Process (new)

Templates Provided for EHO’s (hard copy)

  • Logbook Audit
  • Basic Checklist - most common faults identified (Legionella Compliance) and
    suggested questions to ask during site audits
  • Reference Document – Current British Standards, Regulations, HSE
    guidance, best practices and industry standards.

*EHO’s will have direct access to expert advice and consultancy following the training

CPD: 5 Hours

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