Infection Control Awareness

Aimed at staff working in the care will provide an understanding of the importance of infection control for both staff and the people they care for. Candidates will be aware of their responsibilities and procedures to be followed to prevent the spread of infection in either a care home or domiciliary care. The importance of maintaining a clean environment will be covered.

Course programme includes:infection-control

  • What is infection control?
  • The chain of infection
  • Types of infection
  • Health Care Acquired Infections HCAI
  • Effective hand washing
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Preventing infection
  • Infection control policy and legislation