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Register for ASSE 12080 Certification Training in 2023!

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) and Special Pathogens Laboratory (SPL), announce dates for  ASSE 12080 Legionella Water Safety and Management Specialist Certification Training for 2023. Registration is open for: January: 9-11, March: 6-8, May: 1-3, July 10-12, October 23-25. read more

Puzzled by Legionella and UV? October 12, 2022

PUZZLED BY LEGIONELLA AND UV? Wednesday, October 12 @ Noon EDT This webinar will discuss the inactivation of various clinical and environmental L. pneumophila serogroups using a UV-C LED collimated beam and a point-of-entry (POE), flow-through device. Results indicate that although UV-C LED disinfection is effective, variations in L. pneumophila inactivation, wavelengths, and technology applications […] read more

Legionella Guidebook

Whether you’re studying for certification, are new to Legionella, or need a handy reference, Puzzled by Legionella? A Guide to Understanding Prevention, Detection, and Water Management is for you! read more

Puzzled by Why You Should Care about NTM? September 14, 2022

PUZZLED BY WHY YOU SHOULD CARE ABOUT NTM? Wednesday, September 14 @ Noon EDT Nontuberculous mycobacterium (NTM) could be the nextLegionella! Did you know that about 71.5 million waterborne illnesses occur annually? According to the CDC, most hospitalizations and deaths were caused by biofilm-associated pathogens (nontuberculous mycobacteria,Pseudomonas,Legionella) costing the US $2.39 billion annually. This webinar […] read more

Puzzled by Sphingomonas? June 22, 2022

This webinar will cover the model building or technical codes, such as the model plumbing and mechanical codes, and consensus industry standards and guidelines that, if followed, can help to control the growth of Legionella bacteria in building water systems and more. read more

PUZZLED BY LEGIONELLA IN COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES? April 27, 2022

Today's water systems are made from a variety of piping materials that impact water quality. The type of piping material has a direct influence on the risk of microbial contamination inside your water system. Specific materials have different tolerances to high heat, chlorine and other biocides used in Legionella control. Join us and explore the variety of piping materials and their susceptibility to Legionella and Legionella risks. read more

PUZZLED BY THE IMPACT OF PLUMBING MATERIALS ON LEGIONELLA PREVENTION? April 13, 2022

Today's water systems are made from a variety of piping materials that impact water quality. The type of piping material has a direct influence on the risk of microbial contamination inside your water system. Specific materials have different tolerances to high heat, chlorine and other biocides used in Legionella control. Join us and explore the variety of piping materials and their susceptibility to Legionella and Legionella risks. read more

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