Infection Control

INFECTION CONTROL

Course Number

SC0205

Validity

1 Year

Duration

1/2 Day

Assessment

Continuous

This course is designed to make staff aware of common infections and conditions that can arise. Given the potential result of an infectious outbreak, this course is vitally important to safeguard the wellbeing of service users and staff. Guidance is given on prevention and measures to reduce the spread of infection.

We also offer a full-day level 2 course and an infection control champion course.

Suitable for:

Care and Education

Care, Education

Introduction

  • Introduction & course overview

Course Programme

  • Legislation
  • Infection and types
  • Chain of infection
  • Breaking the chain of infection
  • Hand hygiene
  • Waste disposal
  • Control measures
  • Course evaluation