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Infection Control & Prevention Training for Health & Social Care

This course helps you identify the causes of infection-based illness and what you can do to minimise the risk of infection. It answers key questions and issues including: what is infection control in healthcare, how to practise effective hand hygiene, the use of personal protective equipment and how to safely handle infected or soiled linen and clinical waste.

The knowledge element of standard 15 of the Care Certificate is covered in this course, at the end of which you will automatically get a course certificate with your name, CPD hours, date and learning objectives.

Objectives

Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll have a good knowledge of:

  • How infection can get into the body and how you can stop the spread of infection
  • The causes of disease
  • How to maintain good hand hygiene
  • What to do if you are ill
  • What is personal protective equipment (PPE) and when/how to use it
  • What to do with soiled linen and clinical waste

Modules

  • How infection gets into the body
  • Effective hand hygiene
  • Explain how your own health or hygiene might pose a risk to the individuals you support or work with
  • List common types of personal protective clothing equipment and procedures and when to use them
  • Handling infected or soiled linen and clinical waste
£20.00Exc VAT
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • PDF certificate
  • Unlimited replays
  • 12 months access

Training for your organisation

Call 01273 091 301 or email [email protected] 
for more info.

Volume Discounts

Purchases of 10 or more courses will automatically receive a 10% discount at checkout. We also offer discounts to charities and organisations looking to buy licenses in bulk. Contact us for more information.

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4 reviews for Infection Control & Prevention Training for Health & Social Care

Great range of different tasks to keep it interesting.
Very good, well explained and thorough. Examples and questions throughout maintained interest.

Heather Sim

Smashing!
The video clips enhanced the course and made the course more interesting.

Heather Sim

Really interactive, I have learnt a lot.
Very quick and clear engaging course.

Heather Sim

Excellent e-learning course!
Challenging and informative.

Heather Sim

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