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Principles of the Prevention and Control of the Infection in Healthcare Settings

Course Name 
TQUK Certificate Principles of the Prevention & Control of Infection in Health Care Settings L2 (Aged 19-23 – Refer)Available for Enquiries
TQUK Certificate Principles of the Prevention & Control of Infection in Health Care Settings L2 (Aged 19-23 – Refer)Available for Enquiries
Course Details
Location Online Learning
Level Level 2
Start Date

Flexible start dates

Duration

11 weeks

Mode of Study Part-time
Awarding Body

TQUK

 
Course Overview

This course will give you an introduction to the underlying principles associated with the prevention and control of infection as well as decontamination, cleaning and waste management within a healthcare setting. You will also be introduced to the principles which underpin the importance of personal hygiene and health in the prevention and control of infections.

Completion within 11 weeks, although early completion is achievable

What You Will Study

The student will learn through the support of relevant materials for the course, with a knowledgeable tutor providing advice and guidance on the course content.

Units:

  • Principles of the causes and spread of infection in healthcare settings
  • Principles of the importance of personal hygiene and health in the prevention and control of infection in healthcare settings
  • Principles of decontamination, cleaning and waste management in healthcare settings
  • Principles of infection prevention and control in a healthcare setting
How You Will Be Assessed

The course is delivered via distance learning, supported by a range of interactive online resources. Work is is assessed by the tutor throughout the programme from induction to completion.

Entry Requirements

No specific entry requirements, however good written English is desirable.

Attendance Expectations

No need to attend College, work from home at a pace that suits you.

Fee Information

This is a free course.

Further Study

You may wish to complete further distance learning courses in Principles of End of Life Care, Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care, Principles of Dementia Care or Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes.

Course Groups (W) Online/Distance Learning
Subject Area (W) Health, Social Care & Wellbeing
Client Group (W) 19+
Search Ref (W) 59709
Website Ref (W) ZQKZ2B344R
Information last amended: 11 June 2024 09:36

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