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Legionella: Role of the Responsible Person / Duty Holder / Landlord training course

Course code: WS1

N.B. This course can be delivered as in-Centre or Virtual classroom training.

Course overview

A 2 day training course that has been designed for those involved in managing the risk of legionella bacteria in water systems that pose a reasonably foreseeable risk. They may include (but are not limited to) Duty Holders / Responsible Persons / Deputy Responsible Persons / Landlords.

Legionella: Role of the Responsible Person / Duty Holder / Landlord

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • Greater understanding of the duties / responsibilities / technical factors concerning water and water systems for the Duty Holder, Responsible Person and Landlord, to enable effective appointment, supervision, implementation and control of risk associated with legionella bacteria.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Compliance with the "L8 Fourth edition" code of practice and HSG 274 Technical Guidance.
  • More effective management of the risk associated with legionella bacteria.
  • Reduced risk of associated moral / legal / financial implications associated with prosecution for poor legionella control.

What you will learn

  • Legionellosis Refresher.
  • HSE Approved Code of Practice and Technical Guidance Document.
  • Duty Holder and Appointed Competent Person (Responsible Person).
  • Legionella Risk Assessing.
  • Written Control Scheme.
  • Water System Design and Commissioning.
  • Schematics.
  • Shared Premises and Residential Accommodation Lettings.
  • Special Consideration for Healthcare and Care Homes.
  • Biocides.
  • Microbial Monitoring.
  • HSE Inspection.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under the City and Guilds Accredited Scheme.

How is this training delivered?

  • In-centre or Virtual training
    • In-centre: Learning will come in a classroom environment in the form of trainer explanation, group discussions, videos, practical classroom exercises and will be broken up with breakout sessions.
    • Virtual: This course is delivered in a virtual classroom (Microsoft Teams or Zoom) with a trainer delivering the course materials live.
  • The City and Guilds accreditation is assessed through written tests.

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Course dates

Course code
2 day course
Price from
£510.00 + certification

Please use the basket to book online, or call us on 0800 876 6708. Can't see a suitable date/location? Call us today on 0800 876 6708.

N.B. Places = Places left

* = VIRTUAL CLASSROOM - Delivered virtually via Microsoft Teams / Zoom.

Start dateStart dateEnd dateLocationExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
20/07/2021Tue 20 Jul 2021Wed 21 Jul 2021 York £510.00£612.00 5
27/07/2021Tue 27 Jul 2021Wed 28 Jul 2021 Microsoft Teams * £510.00£612.00 3
03/08/2021Tue 03 Aug 2021Wed 04 Aug 2021 Swindon £510.00£612.00 5+
16/08/2021Mon 16 Aug 2021Tue 17 Aug 2021 Microsoft Teams * £510.00£612.00 5+
14/09/2021Tue 14 Sep 2021Wed 15 Sep 2021 Derby £510.00£612.00 4
28/09/2021Tue 28 Sep 2021Wed 29 Sep 2021 York £510.00£612.00 5+
25/10/2021Mon 25 Oct 2021Tue 26 Oct 2021 Microsoft Teams * £510.00£612.00 5+
14/12/2021Tue 14 Dec 2021Wed 15 Dec 2021 Swindon £510.00£612.00 5+

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