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Infection Control L2 - ONLINE TRAINING 13 Weeks

This course provides all health workers with fundamental knowledge of how to control the cause and spread of infection

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About the course

During this online course you can learn from home using your device (Laptop, tablet, smart phone) to;

  • Develop vitally important skills to prepare you for a role in the sector
  • Understand the concepts of decontamination and waste management – and the consequences of not carrying out these processes
  • Learn about infection prevention and control in a range of healthcare settings and scenarios to help you contextualise your learning
  • Gain industry-relevant knowledge and give your CV a boost

Unit 1: The causes and spread of infection

  • How infection is caused
  • How infection can spread
  • The ‘chain of infection’
  • The importance of recognising Healthcare Associated Infections (HCAI).

Unit 2: Principles of personal hygiene and health

  • Personal hygiene at work
  • Hand washing
  • Personal protective equipment.

Unit 3: Decontamination, cleaning and waste management

  • Maintaining a clean environment
  • Roles and responsibilities in decontamination
  • The decontamination process
  • The sterilisation process
  • Handling laundry
  • Effective waste management
  • Sharps management.

Unit 4: Principles of infection prevention and control

  • The purpose of infection control
  • Regulations, policy and practice
  • Roles and responsibilities in infection control
  • Risk assessments
  • Principles of infection control procedures.

Use your device to learn remotely whilst in isolation. Continue updating your skills when we are in lock down!

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  • Difficulty Level: Entry
  • Duration: 13 Weeks
  • Course ID: #3521
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