Under the Approved Code of Practice, as the duty holder of premises you must appoint a responsible person to take day-to-day responsibility for managing the risk from legionella. This person must have sufficient knowledge and competency to discharge their duties. You may also have other personnel who require legionella training, such as maintenance personnel, duty holders, those carrying out monitoring and inspection tasks, and senior management.
RSK specialises in training courses ranging from short introductory seminars to managing legionella and practical training that can be tailored to your specific requirements and types of work.
Typical subjects include
- Background to legionella
- Health risks
- Legislation and guidance
- Risk factors
- Assessing and controlling risk
- Ongoing management and record keeping.