Legionella Awareness

Legionella Awareness

Course Description

The information, guidance and resources provided in this course provide learners with the tools to recognise and control risks from exposure to Legionella Bacteria.

Suitable learning material for anybody in control of a workplace or the care and hospitality of people, or to recognise the risk in the home.

After completing the course learners will have a fundamental understanding of what Legionella is, where it is found, how it infects people and the symptoms and consequences of contracting Legionnaires’ Disease.

On completion of this course learners will be able to:

  • Explain what Legionella Bacteria is.
  • Understand the route of infection.
  • Describe how suitable conditions for bacteria growth can be found.
  • Identify who is responsible for the prevention of Legionella.
  • Explain the reasons for Legionella sampling, cleaning, disinfection and chlorination.

Benefit to learner and employer.

Regardless of industry or sector, most employees are now required to undertake some form of CPD.

The updating of skills and knowledge is critical in keeping abreast of industry changes and maintaining professional competence.

Upon successfully completing the online compliance courses and passing any associated assessments, the learner is able to download and print off their own certificate as evidence of learning and CPD hours completed.

These courses can be completed at any time 24/7, meaning they fit perfectly around anybody’s schedule.

It’s an ideal and affordable way for individuals and businesses alike to ensure knowledge and compliance is always up to date and relevant.

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