This course covers the three main stages that are crucial for effective control of cross-contamination and control of infectious bacteria and viruses - hand hygiene; personal protective equipment; and the safe use and disposal of sharps.
Anyone who is required to better understand the importance of infection control in a healthcare environment.
The reasons behind the need for infection control
Identifying the three main areas of activity within infection control
Procedures for hand hygiene, personal protective equipment and disposal of sharps (in other words, used needles and the like)
And, will look closer at two of the main causes of concern regarding infectious agents within healthcare.
This short E-learning course will provide delegates with the knowledge required to ensure employees within an organisation understand how to safely apply infection control protocols.
Teaching Methods This is an online E-Learning Course. Teaching is conducted using video, audio, slides, graphs and descriptive media
Assessment Methods Multiple choice assessments are carried out at the end of the course.
Completion Certificates are issued through email and are accredited by Highfield Awarding Body.
Pre-Requisites: The minimum entry requirement is a good understanding of spoken and written English