On completion of this module learners will:
- Understand basic microbiology
- Understand how micro-organisms are spread
- Understand standard infection control precautions
- Know the importance of correct hand hygiene technique
- Be able to describe what MRSA, Clostridium difficile, Norovirus are and understand their impact in healthcare
- Know what precautions are necessary to prevent and control Health Care Associated Infections (HCAI)
Areas covered include:
- Welcome and Learning Objectives
- Basic Microbiology
- Infection Control
- Handling Waste
- Understanding MRSA
- Understanding CDI
- Understanding Norovirus
- You and Infection Control
The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines
On completion of this course you will be able to download a certificate of completion.
Approximately 2 hours. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like, and there is no limit on how long you can take to do the course.
This module is targeted primarily at healthcare workers in NHS organisations, though the information is applicable to anyone working in the healthcare sector in general.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course.
“Information very clearly laid out, all relative areas identified and addressed well. Very good overall.” – DF
“I thought the module was easy to understand and dare I say it fun!.I learnt more than I thought I would about Infection Prevention and Control. I would recommend this module to everyone as part of their e-learning.” – RT
“Not an easy subject for a non-clinician, but I felt the narrative together with the visuals made this interesting and easier to learn than I imagined.” – SN
10 to 49 users – 10% discount
50 to 99 users – 20% discount
100 to 249 users – 33% discount
250 to 499 users – 50% discount
500 to 999 users – 60% discount
1000 to 1999 users – 75% discount
2000+ users – 80% discount
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