INFECTION CONTROL COURSE
This Infection Control Course is designed to provide all Healthcare, and Health and Social Care employees with comprehensive knowledge about their legal obligations and responsibilities, with regard to infection control and infection prevention practices within the workplace. This 5-hour course meets the learning outcomes for the Level 2 Clinical Staff as prescribed by Skills for Health Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF). This course provides an accredited certificate that meets compliance requirements placed by the Health & Safety at Work (Etc.) Act of 1974, Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations, and the Care Quality Commission competence requirements placed on healthcare employers by industry standards.
This course teaches topics such as the right waste disposal practices, the importance of wearing personal protective equipment and the consequences of the poor practice. Delegates will be able to learn about (and identify) the actions to take in relation to the infection control requirements and about the implementation of infection control practices within the workplace.
Designed by healthcare professionals
Full compliance with the Health & Safety at Work (Etc.) Act of 1974, Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations, and the Care Quality Commission competence requirements
Duration 5 hours
Healthcare trainer support
Accredited by Trainer Courses and approved by TrainerQuals (Infection Control at Level 2)
Multiple re-assessment opportunities with no additional charge
Certification within 24 hours
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be sent a quality assured, accredited certificate via e-mail. It can be used to evidence compliance or your professional development. All of our Open Courses are approved by trainerQuals and accredited by the Trainer Courses Certification Service as conforming to nationally accepted Health and Safety, and Healthcare Professionalism Development guidelines and Health and Safety standards requirements.
INFECTION CONTROL TRAINING CANDIDATES
This course is for anyone who works in the Health and Social Care settings, including:
- Healthcare assistants
- Support workers
- Charity volunteers
- Family carers
- Other clinical and healthcare staff
Upon completion of this course learners will be able to:
- The Legal Aspects
- Disease Transmission
- Hand Washing & Gloving
- Needles and Other Sharps
- Waste Disposal
- Implementing infection prevention and control measures in the workplace
The assessment is carried out on completion of the course. You are given the chance to answer 20 questions with a 75% pass mark. If you don’t pass, don’t worry! You can re-take the test immediately with tutors support and with no extra charge.
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- Students 348
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