1. On-site Audits

    Compliance with best practice and current legislation.
  2. Risk Assessments

    Independent risk assessments.
  3. Legislation

    Approved Codes of Practice

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Cockers Farm House

Long Lane, Limbrick

Chorley

PR6 9EE

01257 233307

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£228.00 including VAT

Awareness and management of Legionella risk in cooling tower systems (ACoP L8, HSG274)

1 day course

The course has been designed for all staff who need to be aware of the operation and management of evaporative cooling systems.

The course objectives are to enable delegates to acquire knowledge of Legionella bacteria and apply that knowledge in managing the risks from Legionella in evaporative cooling systems.


The course objectives are to provide delegates with the knowledge and skills to:

Be aware of the medical aspects, occurrence, identification, ecology and transmission of Legionella

Understand the legal requirements and guidance


Identify how evaporative cooling systems work


Be familiar with the component parts and their maintenance


Identify and manage the risks of Legionella contamination


Be informed of the necessary monitoring and maintenance procedures


Be aware of the impact outbreaks will have


Have an understanding of the current position in the UK


Identify how manage the risks


Be familiar with the roles and responsibilities of staff


Appreciate the requirement of competent help


Understand risk assessments and their review


Be aware of the written scheme content and record keeping


Recognise the system types and how they operate