Legionella Awareness Online Training Course
This legionella awareness online training course is aimed to help duty holders and responsible persons to better understand their legal responsibilities and the health and safety risks from legionnaires disease.
Legionella has the potential to cause serious harm to health if not monitored and controlled correctly. All water systems require a legionella risk assessment and therefore all duty holders and responsible persons with water systems should undertake a legionella awareness course.
This course will cover areas such as legal requirements, medical and legionella background, and monitoring requirements.
Who should take this legionella awareness online training course?
This course is suitable for duty holders and responsible persons for health and safety of buildings with water systems of any size. This includes employers, self-employe and people who control water systems.
Landlords also have an obligation to be aware of the dangers of legionella and must undertake a legionella risk assessment to identify the risks from legionella.
This course is written in accordance with the Approved Code of Practice L8 (HSG 274) and covers areas necessary in detail through the modules.
On successful completion of this course will will receive a legionella awareness online training course certificate via email the same working day as completed. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and auditing.
All of our courses are CPD certification service as conforming to universally accepted continuous professional development guidelines.
This certificate does not have an expiry date. However, based on industry best practice guidelines, the recommended renewal period for this training is 2 years.
Training Course Features
Sign in & out Freely
Easy to Follow
Saves your Progress
Multiple Choice Test
Access from Anywhere
Re-try Test if you Fail
Certificate on Completion
Aims of the Course
At the end of this course learners will:
- Understand background and medical aspects
- Have knowledge of responsibilities and identifying risks
- Understand control and management and record keeping needs
- Understand the importance of monitoring, reviewing and update legionella risk assessment
The end of course test is taken after you have read through all of your training course material. You will be asked to complete a multiple choice questionnaire, where you will be marketed automatically so you will know instantly whether you have passed. If you don’t pass don’t worry, you can take the test as many times as you need with no further charge.
Why choose uRisk?
25 Years Experience
Over 25 years of water hygiene and legionella control experience.
Customer Service Excellence
Friendly and simple advice by phone, email & online at your convenience.
City & Guilds Qualified
All staff are trained water hygiene consultants and engineers.
With engineers located all across the UK, we’re never too far away.
UKAS Accredited Testing
Our labs are UKAS approved providing you with quality assurance.
Full Compliance Services
Your one stop shop for legionella control, no need to go elsewhere.