Infection Control training is essential for all staff working in a healthcare environment to enable the protection of themselves and those in their care. This Infection Control course enables staff to understand the obligations and responsibilities that should be performed when dealing with infection control issues. Learners will be able to understand the importance of why we need to have infection control implemented in the workplace.Info & Booking Enquiry
In addition, they will be able to demonstrate and explain good hand washing techniques along with having an understanding of maintaining a clean and sterile environment using infection control procedures.
- The meaning and importance of infection control
- Legislation and management of infection control in the UK
- Practising infection control
- Universal precautions
- Infection and its causes
- How infection spreads
- How to fight infection
- Making and breaking the chain of infection
- MRSA and C Diff
- Personal health and hygiene, including hand washing techniques
- Keeping a clean working environment.Identify when and how infection can be transmitted through the chain of infection
- Identify the importance of hand washing
- Discuss when and how to wash hands
- Understand the importance of standard and universal precautions
- Aware of waste disposal issues
Course Assessment and Certification
Candidates must demonstrate a willingness to learn along with interaction of group activities. The trainer will check understanding, involvement and the ability of all students throughout the duration of the course.
A certificate of attendance will be issued and is valid for 1 year.
Onsite Training Locations
Tidal Training provide onsite face to face healthcare training to large and small group organisations and across the United Kingdom. Our tutors will travel to your workplace or choice of venue and deliver training at a time and date which fits in with your organisations work commitments. If you require training outside of normal working hours we will be more than happy to support you.
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