Protect Your Workforce With This Infection Prevention And Control E-Learning Course Which Now Includes A FREE COVID-19 Module
Upon successful completion, this infection prevention and control e-learning course will educate all delegates on the role that they play in the prevention and control of infection and why it is so important. This course has now also been updated to include a FREE module that covers what you can do to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
In this infection prevention and control e-learning course you will learn about the different pathogens that cause infection. The course will then educate users on how infections happen, what makes a person vulnerable to infection and what you can do to prevent infections form occurring and spreading. You will also learn how your personal health and hygiene poses a risk to those around you as well as understanding what you need to do to reduce the risks of hazardous spills, waste and more,
You will learn about your legal requirements in relation to infection prevention and control and the responsibilities of others.
What’s Covered In This Course?
- Pathogenic microorganisms
- Chain of infection
- Consequences of infection
- Factors that increase the risk of infection
- Breaking the chain
- Control measures
- Health and hygiene
- Hand hygiene
- Safe handling of waste
- Environmental contamination
- Employers’ and employees’ responsibilities
What the COVID-19 Module covers:
- the differences between a virus and bacteria
- how our bodies respond to viruses
- what COVID-19 is
- how the virus spreads
- the symptoms of COVID-19
- how we can protect ourselves
- where to stay informed
What is Infection Prevention and Control?
Infection Prevention and Control is a practical solution, based on a scientific approach, to prevent the harm caused by infection to both patients and health workers. Infections and infectious diseases are a major cause of illness and death. Infectious diseases can spread. As with all illnesses, prevention is better than cure.
Who is it aimed at?
Any employee or manager working within an environment where there is risk of infection. The course may be particularly useful for healthcare professionals and adult care workers and may be particularly useful for apprentices. The course can be used as a stand-alone module or as part of an induction programme.
No prior knowledge needed.
How Long Should This Course Take?
This course typically takes between 20 to 40 minutes to successfully complete
If for some reason card payment is not available, we will happily raise an invoice for this course. Please get in touch through the contact form to the right and a member of our team will be in touch.
Infection Prevention And Control E-Learning Course With COVID-19 Module