Please note: MPAQ takes the health and wellbeing of all of our students, members, community and staff very seriously, especially in light of the COVID-19 crisis. Health and safety is our top priority and as a result, we have made the decision to resume our face-to-face training courses with class sizes limited where necessary. Additional safety measures and protocols will also be put in place for anyone attending our training courses in order to protect our staff and students. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the MPAQ Training department on 07 3273 0800 or email email@example.com.
LMBWS1 – Legionella Management in Building Water Systems
The introduction of Legionella Management in the Building Water Systems course has been designed for Plumbers and Apprentices to further their knowledge about the Legionella risk in water systems within buildings. This course is also open to Facility Managers and Maintenance Workers. It approaches the subject of water safety and hygiene with a holistic perspective incorporating microbial, physical and chemical risks and practices associated with water distribution systems within buildings. It will provide you with a broad knowledge of the technical requirements and provide practical advice for the control of waterborne pathogens and the national enHealth guidelines for Legionella control.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
This workshop is delivered over 8 hours during a face to face course.
To enable attendees to gain an understanding of the recommendations of the enHealth guidelines for Legionella control in health and aged care facilities, and what is considered to be an awareness of treating the Legionella bacterium in building water systems. This knowledge will provide further awareness to allow attendees to undertake their roles and duties in respect of water distribution systems with a greater emphasis on the safety of residents, patients and staff.
On successful completion of this course learners will be issued with a Certificate of Attendance.
Members: $380* (Inc. GST)
Associate Members: $531* (Inc. GST)
Non-members: $590* (Inc. GST)
* Course Subsidies may be available.
Construction Skills Queensland is an independent, not-for-profit, industry-funded body supporting employers, workers, apprentices, trainees and career seekers in the building and construction industry. Click here to view the eligibility requirements for this funding.
Below is a list of the short course unit codes and names and the maximum funding amount available to eligible participants:
|Short Course Code||Short Course Title||Max. Amount Funded
|LMBWS1||Legionella Management in Building Water Systems||$285.00|
|Date & Time||Location|
|Tuesday 3 August 2021
8:00am - 4:30pm
74 The Esplanade
Belgian Gardens Qld 4810
|Friday 5 November 2021
8:00am - 4:30pm
|Plumbing Industry House
11/243 Bradman Street
Acacia Ridge Qld 4110
NOTE: Please ensure you have all of your personal details, including your USI, with you prior to registering for the course to make your enrolment process as quick and easy as possible. Once your registration, payment and enrolment is complete you will be receive a confirmation of enrolment.
Download and complete an enrolment form or call 07 3273 0800!
Please send completed enrolment forms to firstname.lastname@example.org.