This course is designed to engage the learner on implementing infection control. Reviewing and managing good and safe practice in the workplace in view of the current situation arising from the Covid-19 outbreak and similar previous threats, not just in the health care industry but all workplaces where people work in close proximity.
• Understanding Policy and Procedures • Dangers of non-compliance and consequences • Improving and managing the workplace safely • Use of barriers and PPE • Awareness and importance of hygiene control protocols • Viruses and bacteria in the workplace
Module 1 – Why we need Policy and Procedures / Health & Safety Covid-19 lessens to be learnt and why mistakes were made Module 2 - Personal hygiene and the benefits Module 3 - The use of barriers and PPE Module 4 – Bacteria and viruses. How do they really affect humans and transmission Module 5 – Chain of infection Module 6 – Susceptible individuals and immune status
Course Duration : ½ Day (3.5 hours)