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Infection Prevention Control – Train the Trainer

Duration: 1 Day

Cost: £175

Includes: All course materials and certificate of attendance.

Accreditation: The Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) xx CPD points awarded on completion.

course information

This course is a one day course that will equip those who have already undertaken a basic infection control course to be able to act as a lead in infection control.

aims and objectives

  • To understand the importance of infection control

  • To develop the knowledge and skills to be able to act as an infection control lead for your organisation

course contents

  • Why focus on infection control?

  • Best practice

  • Standards for health care

  • History of IPC

  • Role of infection control team

  • HCAIs-epidemiology and incidence

  • Legal guidance

  • Targets

  • Commissioning

  • AMR Strategy

  • Microbiology

  • Bacteria

  • Viruses

  • MRSA

  • Medical Tourism

  • Chain of infection

  • Hand hygiene

  • Handwshing techniques

  • Skin Care

  • Needle stick Injuries

  • Waste management

  • Storage

  • Legislation

  • Disposal

  • National strategy

  • Local policy and procedures

  • Group work

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