Infection Control Online Course Overview
RoSPA approved Infection Control eLearning course, a fast and effective way to meet your health and safety responsibilities
Interactive and dynamic, this Safety Faster Infection Control eLearning course uses video to show good hand washing technique and dynamic animation to show how infection spreads. Infection Control is essential training for anyone who has the health of others in their hands. Training in Infection Control should test current understanding and also allow learners to put what they learn into action.
This Infection Control course demonstrates why wearing correct PPE such as aprons and gloves is so important as well as simple routines such as washing hands before and after preparing food and drink. This course also explains that by putting polices and procedures in place for Infection Control everyone is protected against infectious diseases. The course explains why providing guidelines for infection control and prevention is a legal requirement.
Identification activities also help learners to translate the material to their own situation.
This eLearning only provides awareness education. Face to face training would be needed in addition in order to complete the all round skills and knowledge to be able to carry this forward practically in your organisation.
Infection Control eLearning Outcomes
- List the common forms of infection
- Identify who is most at risk from infection
- Explain the impact of going to work when contagious
- Describe employer and employee responsibilities to control infection
- Explain how Chain of Infection
- Identify how infection might spread in their environment
- Recall key terms in the chain of infection such as infectious agents and reservoir
- Describe how to break the chain at each of its stages
- Wash and sanitise their hands correctly
- Identify types of PPE that help stop the spread of infection