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Bathing Water Sampling Carmarthenshire CC

Intervention Area

Health Protection and Development

Nature of Training Opportunity

Bathing Water Sampling - sea

Training Outcome

To understand the purpose and techniques in taking bathing water samples, including prevention of spread of infectious disease.


Understand and appreciate bathing water standards and the importance that it has for the local economy – Blue Flags etc.


Name of Local Authority

Carmarthenshire County Council


Grant Taylor, Principal Environmental Health Officer

Telephone : 01558 825455

E mail : Gtaylor@carmarthenshire.gov.uk 

Learning Period required

½ day

Precluded dates

October – April inc.

Specific requirements

Wellington boots

Group Visit? *


Additional comments

The student must have an appreciation of the regulation requirements , EC Bathing Water Directive

Linked Visits

This Intervention Area – Various

See also Intervention Areas – Food Safety, Housing

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