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Working with the Education Sector

Total Environmental Compliance have been working with schools, colleges, and universities for many years, providing water hygiene, water treatment and consultancy services in the education sector, in accordance with the current recognised legislative requirements and best industry practice.

Our experience working in the education sector gives us a clear understanding of the continual budgetary challenges faced.

Water Compliance in Education Settings

Total Environmental Compliance can provide flexible, reliable, and affordable services to deliver safety and compliance.

Your Responsibilities

The education sector must ensure that the risks from water services in their nurseries, schools, colleges, and universities meet legislation, compliance, and safety standards for all building users.

Facilities Managers, Property Managers, Compliance Managers, Contracts Managers and Site Managers have a responsibility to:

  • Minimise and resolve any risks from water-related problems
  • Manage water safety and hygiene
  • Identify any risks to all building users
  • Protect their health, safety, and wellbeing
  • Implement and review routine monitoring & control schemes
  • Retain and be able to demonstrate records of compliance


Total Environmental Compliance provide water hygiene, water treatment and consultancy services in the education sector in accordance with the current recognised legislative requirements and best industry practice.

We already work with many nurseries, schools, colleges and universities nationwide. For example:
Cranfield University, Nottingham College, Ratcliffe College, Norwich Schools, over one hundred schools via Knowsley and Sefton Councils and many schools via a Kier contract. 

Our experienced and expert team attend sites to undertake statutory and routine inspections using state of the art equipment with the latest technology and software. We have a team of water hygiene technicians and engineers who are all DBS checked and are experienced working across all education settings.

We provide real time and accurate data, continually backed up, to demonstrate a full audit trail with concise and reliable compliance monitoring. All clients are provided with access to a portal client portal providing our clients with assurance and transparency.

What our clients say

Cranfield University

“I would thoroughly recommend Total Environmental Compliance. Their detailed level of reporting and communication is outstanding. I now know what is being undertaken, when it will be achieved, and the results are communicated in a timely manner. The team are professional, experienced, and dedicated to the task of minimising Legionella risk. Given the size of the campus and the complexity of the services, they have performed admirably.” Robert Oxlade, Mechanical Engineer

Nottingham College

“Total Environmental Compliance (TEC) were successfully appointed to assist Nottingham College with their Water Management PPM procedure in December 2020. Since their appointment, TEC have been very helpful and pro-active in their approach. They have established themselves quickly as the new provider of this service with no disruption to the college. I am really pleased with how the relationship is growing and look forward to a long-term partnership with this company.” Michael Hickling MRICS Estates Compliance and Contract Manager.

Waltham Forest School

“Over the years TEC has been a reliable partner consistently delivering on all services we require, to remain compliant. The team is competent, flexible, and forthcoming, which we really appreciate given the sector we are in. I thoroughly recommend their services for water management.” Gustavo Abreu, Contract Manager, Kier Places.


Achieve Total Compliance

Get in touch with us today to discuss all your Legionella, water hygiene and water safety requirements.


Citizen Housing have been using Total Environmental Compliance for all our Legionella consultancy and compliance works since November 2017.

During this time they have helped us achieve compliance across all our properties they service, as well as creating a Risk Assessment tracker and helping us complete a large amount of remedial works.

The company currently complete the following works for us:
Monthly temperature monitoring.
Quarterly Shower cleaning
Tank inspections
TMV Servicing
Potable and Legionella sampling
Tank Clean and chlorination’s
Remedial Works
Risk Assessments

I have found them very reliable and able to respond at short notice to any requests.

We also use their online simPRO Software reporting system which has enabled all our reporting and record systems to go paperless and has received positive reports from all users.

I would highly recommend Total Environmental Compliance for Legionella Compliance & Consultancy services.

- Craig Farquharson, Senior M&E Contracts Officer