Current legislation set out by the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 along with the HSE’s updated code of practice known as L8 which was published in 2001, states that companies and building owners have a legal duty to manage Legionella. The Legionella Management Online Training course consists of 6 modules with questions at the end. The modules cover the background to Legionella, 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.
Legionella management online training course is a practical, interactive online course aimed at all employers and staff to assist them in identifying the danger that Legionella poses.
Course duration: 75 minutes
(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).
Module 1: What is Legionella?
Module 2: Risk Areas
Module 3: Legislation
Module 4: Risk Management
Module 5: Water System Management
Module 6: Cooling System Awareness
You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate of 70%.
The course is aimed at all employers and staff to assist them in identifying the danger that Legionella poses.