Course at a glance

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BPEC Certificate

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Course Length:

1 day


South Bank Campus



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Entry requirements

This course has been designed for those already working within the Building Services industry as plumbers or maintenance engineers. BPEC are asking for candidates to confirm they have a Plumbing qualification, or a brief letter from their employer saying they have relevant experience.

What would I learn at College?

The course covers properties of water, with particular focus on how to prevent the harmful legionella pneumophila bacteria, which causes Legionnaires disease. The course explains how a water system should be disinfected and also lists the chemicals that are used in the process.

The course has been reviewed to incorporate 2 previous courses into one course.

The course covers:

  • Risk assessments for landlords
  • The process of doing remedial works (Disinfection)

Further information

A pack of information needs to be purchased before attending. This can be ordered from the College and is included in the fees.
To apply for this course please phone 0113 222 6006 or email

* up to 40% funding maybe available.

Click here to see if you are eligible for funding through The Skills Service project

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