Infection Control Training Level 1 & 2 | Online Course
Infection Prevention & Control Training | Online Level 2 Course | Infection Control Course
Welcome to this online infection prevention and control training course. This infection prevention and control elearning course was developed to meet the required learning outcomes in the Skills for Health’s UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF), the Care Quality Commission (CQC) recommendations for healthcare and social care providers.
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What is covered in this online infection prevention and control training course?
This online infection prevention and control training course covers the following:
|✓ An introduction to infection prevention and control|
|✓ Why infection prevention and control is important|
|✓ Healthcare associated infections (HAIs)|
|✓ The ‘chain of infection’ and how to ‘break the chain’|
|✓ Standard/universal precautions for infection prevention and control|
|✓ Safe and appropriate use of personal protective equipment (PPE)|
|✓ Management and safe disposal of clinical waste|
|✓ Safe management of body fluid spillages|
|✓ Management of laundry in clinical environments|
|✓ Effective environmental cleaning and decontamination|
|✓ Safe use and disposal of sharps|
|✓ Management of sharps injuries|
|✓ Importance of practising effective hand hygiene|
|✓ The World Health Organisation’s (WHO) ‘Five Moments’ for hand hygiene|
|✓ Common barriers to effective hand hygiene in clinical environments|
|✓ Recommended hand hygiene techniques|
|✓ Appropriate hand hygiene products and facilities|
|✓ How the personal health and fitness of healthcare workers can be a risk to others|
|✓ Where to find additional information about infection prevention and control (online learning resources)|
Who is the online infection prevention and control elearning course for?
LearnPac’s online infection prevention and control courses should be completed by all healthcare and social care staff. This includes voluntary staff and unpaid working in NHS and private hospitals. Locum doctors, locum allied health professionals, agency nurses and healthcare assistants can also complete these e learning courses. These
safeguarding training courses are also relevant for health and social care support workers, including those who work for nursing care homes, residential care homes and charities.
What are the aims of this online infection prevention and control course?
The aims of this infection prevention and control course are to:
|> To provide the learner with a clear understanding of the legislation regarding Data Protection and Information Governance|
|> Provide an awareness of how to handle safe and sensitive information|
|> Provide essential tips on how to keep information safe in practice|
|> To provide essential information governance training resources in an engaging and meaningful way|
|> To provide a FREE blended learning environment that is available to all individuals and businesses|
What are the objectives of this infection prevention and control online courses?
The objectives of this online infection prevention and control training course are to:
|> Provide essential training resources in a meaningful and engaging way|
|> Additional e-learning materials that can be used as quick references during the courses and in the workplace|
|> End of course knowledge assessments that will generate a FREE CPD certificate|
|> FREE blended learning environment for individuals and organisations|
How am I assessed and certified for this infection prevention and control course?
At the end of this infection prevention and control e-learning course, learners will be required to complete an online assessment. On successful completion of the knowledge test (80% pass mark), learners will be able to download a FREE CPD certificate that is valid for one year.
The content of this online infection prevention and control training course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.