Infection Control

Venue: HEADS Training Centre, Hadrian School, Newcastle upon Tyne
Date: Available on request
Cost: £35.00 per delegate (prices can be negotiated for in-house sessions)
Tutor: Joyce Hindhaugh

This course is ideal for anyone working in a school, residential establishment, and all staff working in a care environment. Individuals will understand the importance of why we need to have infection control measures implemented in the workplace. At the end of the session candidates will be able to state the obligations and responsibilities that should be performed when dealing with infection control issues. In addition to this candidates will be able to demonstrate and explain hand washing techniques along with having an understanding of maintaining a clean environment.

Course Content:

  • Common Diseases
  • Chain of Infection
  • How Infections are Spread
  • Infection Control Precautions
  • PPE
  • Hand Washing Techniques
  • Cleansers & Soaps
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Spillages & Spill Kits
  • Handling & Managing Equipment
  • Equipment
  • Waste Management
  • Roles & Responsibilities