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Disinfection of Water Supply Systems in Buildings training course

Course code: WS10 (old code BS5)  |  View training area

A 1 day training course for staff, supervisors or maintenance contractors required to carry out or hold responsibility for disinfection work on water systems within any type of building.

Please see below for our full training overview for the Disinfection of Water Supply Systems course.

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • Greater understanding of the technical information and practical skills required to safely disinfect water systems within buildings.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Compliance with the "L8 Fourth edition" code of practice and HSG274 Technical Guidance.
  • Disinfection and testing of water systems, in accordance with HSC Approved Code of Practice and Guidance Document (L8 Fourth edition code of practice and HSG274 Technical Guidance on the controls of Legionella Bacteria in Water Systems and BS EN 806).

What you will learn

  • Safe disinfection of water systems in accordance with ACoP and Guidance notes on Legionellosis and BS EN 806.
  • Legal and moral framework and advice.
  • Safe storage, handling and use of chlorine based chemicals.
  • Biocidal Treatment Methods.
  • Calculating system capacities and chemical quantities.
  • Chemical dose, pH factor, and residual measurement.
  • De-chlorination methods.
  • Disinfection procedures.
  • Water sampling.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under the City and Guilds Frontline Skills Framework Utilities 5831 scheme unit 405 Disinfection of Water Systems Within Buildings.

How is this training delivered?

  • The course is delivered in the classroom. Where possible we will use local water systems to put the course materials in to context.
  • The City and Guilds qualification is assessed through written tests and observed practical exercises.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Delegates can bring with them any materials used by their own employer, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.

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Course dates

Course code
1 day training course
Price from
£235.00 + certification

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06/11/2017Mon 06 Nov 2017Mon 06 Nov 2017 Swindon £235.00£282.00 Add to my basket
11/12/2017Mon 11 Dec 2017Mon 11 Dec 2017 Derby £235.00£282.00 Add to my basket