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Infection Control for the Workplace : Face-to-Face Training

Infection Control for the Workplace : Face-to-Face Training

This public health-oriented course provides participants with the knowledge and skills to protect themselves and others from infectious diseases in accordance with organisational infection control procedures.
The program is contextualised to the workplace and workplace policies which support infection control.
Participants will learn about safe work practices including the use of personal hygiene practices and equipment, management of a needle stick injury, management of blood and body fluid spills and the safe disposal of syringes and contaminated waste.

Learning Objectives
Demonstrate effective hand washing technique
Manage a minor blood spill
Manage a needle stick injury

Delivery Mode
2 hours and 30 minutes face-to-face training and assessment

Qualification Issued
Infection Control for Workplaces : Face-to-Face Training and Assessment

More About This Course
We select our Premium Health trainers and assessors carefully. All are nurses or paramedics with appropriate qualifications, technical expertise and experience in the health care, emergency first aid and education sectors. This enables them to provide you with quality training which is grounded in experience and knowledge of the field.

Some of the topics include:

  • How to maintain personal hygiene

  • Infection prevention and control

  • Infectious agents and their modes of transmission

  • Hand hygiene and effective hand washing technique

  • Standard and transmission based infection control precautions

  • Practices that prevent transmission of infection

  • Infection risks including management of blood spills and needle stick injuries

Premium Health was fast, flexible and professional. Our people are now really at ease with the technology and loving the flexibility that video conferencing provides. The content has not been compromised and the feedback we have had has been excellent.

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