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Infection Prevention & Control Essentials – Cohort 06

3 January - 10:00 - 16:00


Free

Course fee: Standard: £75 | Associate Member: £56 | ACE Member: £51 | HCPA Member: Fully funded*

One day course at HCPA Campus
The aim of the course is to provide Care professionals with a baseline level of knowledge of the principles of infection prevention control in the care setting.
The course is suitable for any staff working in the care sector either as an introduction to IPC or as a refresher of existing knowledge.

Learning objectives:
• Identify causes of infection, how infections are spread and how to break the chain of infection
• Identify the standard infection prevention control precautions and how these relate to practice
• Explain the importance of correct hand hygiene and the steps of effective hand hygiene
• Demonstrate correct PPE selection and donning and doffing technique
• Describe the importance of recognising soft signs of infection

Delegates are expected to be engaged in learning, participate in all activities including group discussions, and share their own experiences, whilst respecting confidentiality.

*Please note: As per our T&C’s, this course carries a fee in the event of non-attendance, non-completion or late cancellation.

Details

Date:
3 January
Time:
10:00 - 16:00
Cost:
Free
Course Category:
Staff:
Care Staff, Team Leaders/ Seniors, Management, Administrative, Kitchen, Domestic, Activity/ Engagement
Condition:
Autism, Dementia, Learning Disability, Mental health, Physical Disability, Sensory Impairment, Substance Misuse
Service:
Day Opportunity, Direct Payment/ Personal Assistant, Flexi Care/ Extra care, Homecare, Nursing Home, Residential Home, Supported Living
Clients:
Adult Disability, Mental Health, Older People
Non-member fee:
£75
Associate Member fee:
£56
ACE Member fee:
£51
HCPA Member fee:
Fully funded