Legionella Awareness E-Learning

The Control of Legionella Bacteria in Water Systems L8 Acop requires employers’ to ensure that employees are provided with adequate information and suitable legionella awareness training. As the employer it is up to you as to how this training is provided. This online E-Learning Legionella Awareness course is intended to fulfil this legal requirement, and to ensure that employees have the knowledge and skills to keep themselves safe whilst carrying out their roles at work.


This course provides delegates with an understanding of the basic principles of legionella and water management, with particular focus on their responsibilities as individuals.

Any employee who needs a basic understanding of Legionella safety and water hygiene in the workplace.

Course content

  • What is legionella?
  • The health effects of Legionnaires disease
  • An understanding of the legislation and the approved codes of practice
  • Main risk areas and risk assessments
  • Water system monitoring
  • An understanding of how to control the risks of Legionella bacteria
  • Emergency procedures


Once the course has been completed, a confirmation of results can be printed or saved as proof of completion. This can then be kept on record or in personal files as evidence of suitable training.

How to book

Course Duration: Approximately 30 mins.

Price: £15.00 per person

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