This course is designed to educate the staff member on the importance of infection control within the health and social care sector. Following this course learners will have gained an overview of the key elements of infection control, understand how infections might occur and how good practice can reduce their likelihood and prevent their spread.

Who needs this qualification?
Any individual who works within the health and social care sector.

Course Content

  • Micro-organisms
  • Chain Reaction
  • Means of Transmission
  • Hand washing
  • Cleaning
  • Disinfection
  • Sterilisation
  • Practical Infection Management
  • Hygiene Management
  • Laundry Management
  • Waste Management
  • Diseases