The qualification is ideal for new starters and experienced staff requiring a refresher alike and is designed for the health and social care sectors including private ambulance services, nursing homes, care homes, domiciliary care providers, nurseries, custody suites, doctor’s surgeries, dental surgeries etc..
Understand the micro-organisms which can cause an infection and spread disease in the workplace.
Understand the roles and responsibilities in the workplace for preventing infection including legal obligations.
Know the procedures to implement to prevent and control the spread of an infection in the workplace.
Know how to apply infection control precautions to minimise the risk of infection in day to day activities