The information, guidance and resources provided in this course provide students with the tools to recognise and control risks from exposure to Legionella Bacteria.
After completing the course students 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.
This course outlines the legal responsibilities for preventing water systems from being contaminated with Legionella Bacteria. Students will explore how the law applies to employers, building controllers and landlords who control and maintain a variety of buildings including:
The materials in this course include quizzes and exercises to help reinforce learning. There is also an online assessment to test students' understanding of the topic on completion of the course.
Additional information and guidance is available from the course's resource section that can be downloaded and saved for future reference.
Learning Objectives: at the end of the course, students will be able to: