Healthcare Infection Control Course, CPD Certified Online Programme

Working within healthcare sector, as a doctor, nurse, locum or as any healthcare provider and professional, there is a workplace and legal requirement for you to hold valid and up to date infection control and prevention certification. You must also have an good understanding of the many different aspects regarding infection control and prevention and also cross contamination within your surgery, or place of work.

Infection control for health-care providers online certificationBloodborne diseases can spread very easy and our video based learning system for online infection control training for healthcare workers and providers training programme will help you understand how these Bloodborne Pathogens can spread with needles and other types of equipment that you use throughout the day.

The course will also help you understand why there is a requirement to have basic training in the correct cross contamination techniques, to keep you and your patients safe.

This online infection control course and cross contamination programme is conducted through your own secure training area and all infection control certification can be printed on completion of the course.

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Registration & Additional Information

  • Print Your Certificate
  • CPD Certified
  • Course fee includes all certification
  • Course Fee: £19.99 + vat

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This online infection control course healthcare workers training programme is also CPD certified and was developed in line with the latest UK legislation and meets the requirements set out by the National Health Service (NHS), Resuscitation Council (UK), Skills for Health’s UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF), the Care Quality Commission (CQC), Skills for Care, UK Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and other professional and regulatory bodies.

You can complete your training over a number of days, as once you have started training you can log out from your secure training area and return another day, you can resume training from where you originally left.

Course Content

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  • An introduction to infection prevention and control & why this is important
  • Healthcare associated infections (HAI’s), The ‘chain of infection’ and how to ‘break the chain’
  • Standard/universal precautions for cross contamination
  • 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 (e-learning resources)

This cpd certified online infection control training healthcare programme is an ideal learning platform for Doctors, Nurses, Embalming and crematorium personnel, needle exchange services, pathology departments, community nursing, forensic departments, Mortuary assistants and this course is designed to meet the requirements and recommendations of the HSE, NHS and the medical professional.

CPD certification online, infection control training Doctors, Nurses, Locums, Nurses, GP’s, Paramedics, hospital workers and all healthcare professionals, workers and providers.

For additional information regarding our infection prevention and cross contamination course programme for the health care sector, worker and provider, or our BLS training programmes, either via e-learning, or onsite please contact us through our contact us page.