Infection, Prevention & Control

Prevent and control the spread of infection.

60 minutes (online)

$38.50 Incl GST -

Infection, Prevention & Control

Prevent and control the spread of infection.

60 minutes (online)

$38.50 Incl GST

Prevent and control the spread of infection.

Essential for...

  • Employees in environments at high risk of exposure to infection
  • Employees who work with elderly or immunocompromised people with disability

By the end of this course, you'll be able to:

  • Identify the risk of infection
  • Respond appropriately to situations that pose an infection risk and report accordingly
  • Identify common infections
  • Recognise the modes of transmission of infection
  • Apply standard precautions as part of own work routine
  • Recognise situations when transmission-based precautions may be required and report accordingly
  • Apply transmission-based precautions when standard precautions may not be sufficient to control infections.

Description

This comprehensive course, written by subject matter experts, outlines strategies to successfully prevent and control the spread of infection – which has never been more important than it is today. This course equips workers with the latest evidence-based knowledge required to prevent and control infection according to current Work Health Safety (WHS) legislation, standards and industry codes of practice.