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Legionella Control: Role of the Responsible Person

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This course is available as an In-house course only

Training multiple staff at once is the most cost effective way to develop staff for organisations. All our courses can be delivered at your site (min 6 staff) at discounted rates. These In-House courses are only available in the UK and Europe. For an In-house quote please email; 
Name of course, approximate number of staff and your site address 


Course content

This course acts as an accompaniment to either the HSE Guidance on Legionella Control  and takes delegates into further detail of the role of the Responsible Person, including a step by step frame work to help ensure the legal requirements of this position are fulfilled.  

  • Understand the legal responsibilities of the  Responsible Person
  • Implement the legal requirements of the  Responsible Person,  as stated in ACOP L8
  • Manage, supervise and guide consultants, water treatment service providers, site maintenance staff  and contractors to ensure compliance with L8
  • Formulate the activities of  'in house' maintenance and M&E staff in relation to suitable Legionella control measures 
  • Set up and monitor  the Log book system and record keeping 
  • Assess routine sampling and analysis test results and the suitability of remedial actions required to regain or maintain control conditions. 
  • Dealing with Positive Legionella Results & Emergency Procedures

Who can attend

This course is suitable for those assigned as the Responsible Person' and/or 'Duty Holder' and all those responsible for the management of Legionella Control within building services, such as building and facility managers, mechanical and building services engineers etc

Course timings

Registration will be at 09.30
Course will start at 10.00 and finish at 17.00

To contact the CIBSE Training Team with a query please

Email: or call: +44 (0)20 8772 3637