Environmental Hazards

Legionella Awareness

This course aims to outline the risks posed by the legionella bacterium and provides an overview of the steps that should be taken to limit the risks posed to personnel in the workplace.
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Learning Outcomes


LO1 Give an overview of what legionella is and its health risk implications

LO2 Identify the areas of concern in the workplace as well as the factors which increase the risks and hazards 

LO3 Describe how to undertake a legionella risk assessment

LO4 Explain how to implement measures to eliminate, reduce and control the risk and spread of legionella, and

LO5 Explain the importance of testing and analysis 

LO6 Explain the importance of record-keeping