Infection Control

People in care environments are more at risk of infection than those in non care environments. Managing the control of infection is a distinct legal obligation upon care providers.

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Duration:
60-70m
Modules:
20
From only
£1.49* Buy credits *Excludes VAT. Based on bulk credit pricing

About the course

Not only is this course fully standards compliant, it promotes best known international practices in the control of infection.

The course is easy to follow, interestingly put across and straightforward to understand.

Who is this course for?

Whether for induction, vocational, refresher or management training, this is infection control training you will want to use time after time.

What does the course cover?

  • Legal requirements
  • At risk groups
  • Chemical guidelines
  • Micro-organisms
  • Parasites
  • Viruses
  • Bacteria
  • The Chain of Infection
  • Means of Transmission
  • Infection control procedures (UICPs)
  • Hand washing
  • Hand drying
  • Physical decontamination
  • Colour coding
  • Training requirements
  • Cleaning correctly
  • Dealing with spillages
  • Biohazard kits
  • Handling sharps
  • Specimens
  • Protective equipment (PPE)
  • Disposable gloves
  • Aprons
  • Masks
  • Food hygiene
  • Personal hygiene
  • Laundry and linen
  • Clinical waste
  • Communicable diseases  
Download the syllabus (PDF)

How is the course assessed?

After each module you will be asked a set of multiple-choice questions. The answers are marked automatically so you instantly know your score.

Every trainee receives a FREE training certificate on completion of the course as evidence for your records.


Contributes to Care Certificate Standard 15

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All new health and social care workers should be inducted according to the Care Certificate framework. This replaces the Common Induction Standards and National Minimum Training Standards.

Social Care TV have a wide range of training that satisfies the requirements of the Care Certificate. Furthermore, our training covers, at the same time, important aspects of further vocational training.

Learn about the Care Certificate

Also available as part of the Care Certificate Induction. Save up to £70!

This 20 course pack features all the training required for health and social care workers to satisfy the requirement of the Care Certificate.

This great value pack is perfect for new employees to get them inducted quickly and fully trained to national standards.

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From only
£1.49* Buy credits *Excludes VAT. Based on bulk credit pricing
Duration:
60-70m
Modules:
20
  • CPD Accredited and Skills for Care Endorsed
  • Free certification
  • Standards compliant
  • Access course on desktop and mobile, from work or home
  • No time limits, work at your own pace
  • Monitor and track staff progress

This course is also available as part of our Care Certificate induction.

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