Infection Control Awareness

Course duration – 2 Hours

This course can be delivered via zoom or that your premises

This Infection Control training is perfect for nurses, carers, and any health care personnel. Our Infection Control training course and gain an understanding of infection control within the healthcare sector, and more importantly in care homes, which can massively reduce the risk of spreading infections. Our infection control training outlines that it is vital to understand the standard precautions for infection control, how an infection spreads and who is at risk in order to reduce the impact of an outbreak. Infection Control training can protect your staff and your service users from the potential presence of pathogens and help control and prevent a pathogen from spreading.

At the end of this course your staff will be able to

  • Describe what is meant by infection control,
  • Understand the chain of infection and how people are infected,
  • Describe the types of germs and infection,
  • Name some common Health Care Associated Infections,
  • Explore the means of preventing the spread of infection in the workplace,
  • Legislation and guidelines regarding infection control,
  • Describe what PPE is available for infection control