WHY TAKE THIS COURSE?
This course is for anyone who works in a Healthcare setting.
The tasks in that environment will expose carers, those being cared for and relatives to the spread of infection, if it is not properly controlled or prevented. This course is presented in accordance with the Health and Safety at Work Law 1989 and the UK best practice, COSHH Regulations, Care Commission Standards and local Health Service and NHS guidelines.
This course is suitable for anyone in a Domestic, Residential and Nursing Care Homes, Hospital, Domiciliary Care, Volunteer Responders and all other healthcare service providers.
Whether you're a complete beginner or an experienced person looking to refresh your skills, we'll ensure the course is suitable, useful and rewarding.
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You will receive formal training and assessment in safe methods of infection control.
Upon successful completion of the course you will be able to:
- Understand the importance of following the risk assessments, method statements and safe working practices
- Provide patient care and communication in relation to preventing the spread of infection
- Demonstrate knowledge of cleaning practices, equipment and products
- Show an understanding and recognition of the associated health conditions, illnesses and diseases
- Understand when and the need for isolation and quarantine procedures
- Operate safely under varying site conditions
- Show an understanding of responsibilities under Health and Safety at Work Law 1989 & other current relevant legislation
This course meets the statutory requirements of the relevant legislation, whether local or UK, and other relevant statutory provisions and approved Codes of Practice.
It’s important that the training is enjoyable, relevant and useful. That's why all of our courses are tailored to your needs. The following information is for general guidance, and we are happy to discuss your content, duration, location, certification and cost requirements.
TEACHING AND ASSESSMENT
The course is delivered through Instructor led video conferencing. You will be assessed through theory assessment upon completion of learning.
This courses can normally accommodate up to 6 candidates depending on the level of experience, their understanding of Patient care, communication and previous infection control or clinical experience
As with all of our courses, we ask if the candidates can read and understand English. We can provide a translator for the entire course or just for the theory if necessary, but there is an extra charge and we need to know this at the booking stage.
QUALIFICATIONS / CERTIFICATION
Upon successfully completing the course you will be awarded a 4safety certificate.
Novice: 4 hours
Re-certification: 2-4 hours
LOCATION and requirements
Via Instructor led learning on video conferencing at you own location
Requirements - tablet, laptop or computer with speakers and a web cam connected to wi-fi
FREE OF CHARGE to health care settings during the Corona outbreak