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Legionella awareness training

    Water safety

Courses to suit your needs.

Interserve offers a selection of courses to fulfil your training needs. Our training courses help you to understand the risk that Legionella poses and give you the skills to develop the systems and working practices you need, to be safe and compliant.

It will give you enough knowledge to help you make confident, informed choices in the on-going control of Legionella.

ACoP L8 requires all “responsible people” to be suitably trained in Legionella awareness. Equipping key personnel with the correct skills to match their level of responsibility is essential for the safe, legal and effective management of water systems.

We offer the following courses:

  • Legionella risk awareness
  • Responsible person

We can deliver Legionella training in a variety of methods: 

A simple and cost-effective way to get staff trained and ensure compliance

The aim of this course is to provide an e-learning experience suitable for a wide range of your employees. It provides learners with a good level of awareness about Legionella, enabling them to:

  • Identify potential risk areas
  • Recognise which preventative measures to use
  • Understand when to seek expert advice

The requirement for ‘responsible persons’ to carry out training is a clear compliance with the Approved Code of Practice for the control of Legionella in water systems, L8. Our e-learning course provides an engaging, interactive and effective way of learning. It is efficient, cost effective and has improved learning outcomes for users.

Benefits of our Online Course

  • Quality assured: all our learning is quality assured by experts in the field to ensure consistent and accurate learning and knowledge.
  • Greater flexibility: staff can work in their own time and own pace.
  • Reduced costs: access to the training site is online, eliminating the need for travel.
  • Interactive: all our courses are built with activities, quizzes and audio.
  • Certificate: all learners receive a certificate upon completion.
  • Tracking: you can monitor and record who has completed the course.
  • Refresher reminders: an email will be sent to each user after 12 months reminding them to revisit the site.

Log in to our online training portal or email us for more information.

Training to suit your needs

Interserve offers a range of standard and bespoke Legionnaires training courses covering all aspects of Legionella awareness and control. These training courses can be tailored to your specific requirements and can cover topics such as:

  • What is Legionella?
  • What is Legionnaires' disease and Legionellosis?
  • ACoP L8 training - compliance and the Law
  • Identifying potential risks in your water systems
  • Developing control measures for specific water systems
  • Management responsibilities
  • Record keeping - what the law requires of you

Our trainers are experts in the field with years of accumulated knowledge and experience. They deliver engaging and interactive sessions, making learning easy and enjoyable.

Whatever you require, we are confident that we can help.

Facilitating active learning

Interserve has developed a unique Training Academy to offer a practical solution to teaching some of the more technical aspects of water management. Our state of the art Training Academy combines a classroom area for groups up to 12 alongside a fully-fitted practical area. This allows the trainer to demonstrate all parts of the service that we complete on our customers’ sites. Even more importantly, the trainees have the opportunity to practise their new skills whilst being closely supervised in a totally safe environment. The Academy is an invaluable tool for anybody learning complicated installation and maintenance tasks.

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