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L8 Training

It is a requirement of L8 that those who are appointed to carry out the control measures and strategies should be suitably informed instructed and trained. With this in mind we have developed L8 Training courses to enable an understanding of the guidelines. Our training courses are flexible and can be tailored to your specific requirements. Courses are held at either client’s premises or an external conference venue.

What will you learn?
  • An understanding of the legionella bacteria
  • What is Legionnaires’ disease?
  • The types of water systems in your building that may pose a risk
  • How L8 and legislation affect you
Who should attend?
  • Maintenance Operators, Managers, Responsible Persons, and anyone involved in the control of legionella bacteria in water systems.

What does Phase Technology provide?
  • Conference facility which includes refreshments throughout the day and 3 course lunch or attendance at your own facility. 
  • Comprehensive training manual 
  • Copy of Health and Safety Commissions Approved Code of Practice and Guidance L8 document “Legionnaires ‘Disease: Control of Legionella Bacteria in Water Systems”. 
  • Certificate of Competency
Course Overview
  • Facts and history about legionella and Legionnaires disease 
  • HSE video covering the control of legionella in hot and cold water systems and cooling towers 
  • Risk Systems and Risk Factors 
  • How to comply with the HSC guidance L8 – Legionnaires disease. The control of legionella bacteria in water systems 
  • The importance of compliance 
  • Hot and cold water systems and the risks and control of legionella 
  • Cooling towers and the risks and control of legionella 
  • Legionella Control Association and Service Provider commitments 
  • Short test paper on course content

Call or contact us from the enquiry page for further information and costs.