Around 250 people in the UK are diagnosed with Legionnaires disease each year, and although this can normally be treated with antibiotics, it can lead to long-term health problems and even death.
This course is designed to help users understand the risks of exposure to legionella bacteria. Additionally, this course is useful for those who are responsible for protecting an organisation from this kind of bacterial contamination.
What you will learn:
- Understand and show commitment to legislation surrounding Legionella
- Learn how Legionella bacteria can breed and the diseases it can cause – including legionnaires disease
- Understand what you can do to prevent a legionella outbreak, including risk assessments
Who is this course for?
- Those working with manufactured water handling systems or in an environment where water handling systems are used
Assessment: Delegates must complete a multiple-choice test.
Certification: On successful completion of this course each delegate will receive a certificate.