Infection can have serious implications to any patient and preventing its spread is vitally important. While in your care it is critical to safeguard your clients, staff and organisation by adopting good hygiene and cleanliness procedures. This course is designed to provide a very broad overview of infection prevention and control which can be useful for any role in a health and social care setting
Who is it for?
This course is designed for anyone who would like to work, or is already working, in the health and social care sector
On successful completion of this course, you will receive a Certificate of Attendance from Tyro Training
This course is delivered over ½ day
What will I learn?
- Aspects of infection
- Systemic vs localised infection
- Signs and symptoms of infection
- Types of individuals who are vulnerable
- Types of infection
- How infection spreads
- Assessing risk
- Standard precautions to prevent infection
There is no formal assessment for this course