This infection control training course is designed to provide those who work in a healthcare or social care setting with the skills and knowledge to stop of the spread of bacteria and risk of infection in the workplace.
In this in-depth course, you will broaden your understanding of the cycle chain of infection and common microorganisms that cause disease and infection. It covers the different ways in which bacteria are transmitted, cleaning and disinfection procedures, and much more.
You will learn key infection prevention and control measures that apply to hospital cleaning staff, healthcare assistants, nurses, doctors and other healthcare professionals. This includes both personal hygiene best practice and infection prevention equipment.
Who should take the course
This course is ideal for professionals who work in a healthcare or social care setting, such as:
- Nurses, Doctors & GPs
- Senior Care Assistants
- Healthcare Assistants
- Hospital kitchen staff
- Hospital cleaning staff
By the end of the course, learners will be able to:
Once you’ve successfully completed your course, you will immediately be sent a digital certificate. Also, you can have your printed certificate delivered by post (shipping cost £3.99). All of our courses are fully accredited, providing you with up-to-date skills and knowledge and helping you to become more competent and effective in your chosen field. Our certifications have no expiry dates, although we do recommend that you renew them every 12 months.
In module one, the course instructor will guide us through the layout of the course and outline each module.
In module two, we will take an in-depth look at some effective infection and prevention control measures for healthcare and social care settings.
In module three, we will explore the different types of microorganisms and gain an understanding of how microorganisms are spread.
In module four, we will learn about the different ways that bacteria are transmitted and how infections work.
In module five, we will take an in-depth look at the cycle chain of infection and the different measures we can take to break the chain.
In module six, we will deepen our knowledge of the measures for controlling and preventing the spread of infection, including infection prevention policy for hospitals.