Legionella awareness – Hot and cold water systems – E-learning

Water safety is now a well defined requirement for landlords supplying accommodation, this e-learning course will support individuals to demonstrate Legionella competence.

Legionella awareness – Hot and cold water systems – E-learning

The e-learning course covers:

  • Explaining how legionella multiply
  • The conditions required for legionella bacteria to multiply within water systems
  • The methods of transmission and infection and the factors that affect an individual’s susceptibility to Legionnaires’ Disease
  • The symptoms of Legionnaires’ Disease
  • H&S legislation, guidance and the consequences for non-compliance
  • The key roles and responsibilities associated with the management of legionella
  • How hot and cold water systems operate and the factors that contribute to the risk within those systems and how to carry out routine checks.

Our course authors:

Between them Graham Thompson and Alan Greaves are members of:
  • The Water Management Society Technical committee
  • BSI working groups
  • The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH)
  • The Institute of Healthcare Engineering & Estate management (IHEEM).

They also worked on HSG274 Part 2 and HTM04-01 Parts A, B and C and have over 25 years experience each working in the field of water hygiene.

To discuss your e-learning requirements on this vital topic, including number of learners and costs, please email David Ganz on training@hqnetwork.co.uk and/or call David on 07921 308823.

Legionella awareness – Hot and cold water systems – E-learning

training track record

HQN has a track record of helping organisations achieve real and lasting performance improvements. If you are interested in accessing this training package, please contact us by emailing training@hqnetwork.co.uk