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Infection Control

Introduction

Aims This Infection Control Downloadable Distance Learning Pack is aimed at all those working directly or indirectly with bodily fluids and vulnerable people. This course aims to reduce the risk of infection through best practice and hazard control.

Content

  • Legislation
  • Infections
  • Viruses and fungus
  • The Chain to Infection
  • Preventing cross contamination
  • High risk situations and how to manage them

Outcomes

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this Infection Control Distance Learning Pack each candidate will be able to:

  • Identify routes and causes of infection with specific knowledge of bacterial and virus causing infections
  • Highlight the importance of personal protective clothing and other control measures
  • Explain the best ways to manage cross contamination including environmental issues
  • Describe why effective waste management is essential in preventing the spread of infection
  • Determine effective ways to control bacterial, viral and fungal infections
  • Demonstrate appropriate hand washing/technique and best practice