Basic Legionella Management

Business and building owners both have a responsibility to manage Legionella as per the Heath and Safety at Work Act.

Enrolling on this course will provide anyone working with water systems in a business or building with the information required to make informed decisions relating to basic Legionella management. This is in accordance with the aforementioned legislation and the HSE (Health & Safety Executive) updated code of practice (L8).

You will learn everything from the basics covering what Legionella is through to common risk areas, how to manage those risks by monitoring water and other relevant information.

Who is the course for?

If you work in facilities management or maintenance and assist with water systems, then you should enroll on this course.

What are the benefits?

This course is recognised by RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents).

Did you know?

In 2019, the HSE reported the following:

  • 1.4 million people suffered from work-related illnesses
  • 147 workers were killed on-the-job
  • There were 550,000 workplace injuries
  • £15 billion (approx.) was spent on work-related injuries

Course Modules

Module Module Name Pass %
1 What is Legionella?
2 Risk Areas
3 Legislation
4 Risk Management
5 Water System Monitoring
6 Cooling System Awareness


75 minutes

Why Choose DDR Consultants

We are a provider of online health and safety training courses and accredited by leading industry organisations. For example, our courses are accredited and approved by a variety of bodies including RoSPA, IATP, CPD, iiRSM and Gatehouse Awards.

In addition to being recognised by leading organisations, we offer you the flexibility to complete our courses at a time that is convenient to you from any location with Internet access. Upon completion you will also receive a certificate stating your results.

Recommended System Requirements

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Price: £65