The Leisure Industry
Level 2 in Legionella Awareness (Hot and Cold Water Systems)
This qualification is aimed at persons who work in environments where legionella growth is a risk.
It aims to raise awareness in order to prevent waterborne disease caused by legionella bacteria. This qualification covers the health effects of control measures that should be in place to prevent it as well as the consequences for not complying with relevant legislation. In addition, this qualification contains a specialist unit covering the working site, how to identify and control the risks associated with legionella bacteria, and how legislation and codes of practice can support its control.
This qualification is made up of two units: Unit 1: Principles of legionella awareness Unit 2: Understanding the risks associated with legionella in hot and cold water systems