Effective Strategies for Infectious Disease Control and Prevention training course

This Effective Strategies for Infectious Disease Control and Prevention course provides a concise overview of key principles and strategies for mitigating the spread of infectious diseases. Infections pose a significant threat to individuals and communities worldwide, highlighting the crucial need for effective prevention and control measures.

We will explore fundamental concepts such as the chain of infection, modes of transmission, and best practices for infection control in various settings. You will gain practical insights into preventing the spread of infections and safeguarding public health.

This course is perfect for those wishing to develop their Infection, Prevention and Control knowledge after completing our IPC course.

  • What are infections?
  • The main ways an infection can get into the body
  • How to demonstrate effective hand hygiene
  • How your own health or hygiene might pose a risk to the individuals you support
  • The common types of personal protective equipment, procedures and correct use
  • The principles of safe handling of infected or soiled linen and clinical waste
  • How vaccines can prevent or reduce the impact of infections
This course is designed specifically for health and social care professionals.
This course will take 2 hours to complete.

You can access this Health and Social Care online course as part of the Unlimited Care Package, which includes 130+ courses and certificates, on the Click eLearning platform. Starting from just £3, access unlimited learning in one simple subscription.

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Effective Strategies for Infectious Disease Control and Prevention eLearning course - Grey Matter Learning

Aims of the Effective Strategies for Infectious Disease Control and Prevention course

  • This course will equip you with essential knowledge and skills to protect yourself and others from infectious diseases.

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