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12th & 13th Oct | Infection Prevention & Control Link Practitioner | Online


Infection Prevention & Control Link Practitioner provides an intensive, practice-based learning opportunity for those staff who are responsible for ensuring Infection Prevention & Control Standards are maintained within an organisation.


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Please note : This is a live online training course that will require group discussion and participation as part of the course.   Delegates will need to have access to a pc with inbuilt camera, microphone & internet access. 


Timings : 2 day course

10am – 4pm daily



The course is very interactive and is delivered by an experienced professional with a background in IPC and Public Health.

The course covers both the skills and knowledge required both for the role of IPC Link Practitioner and also the evidence based knowledge to maintain the highest levels of Infection Prevention and Control

The course has been updated to cover the latest guidance for COVID 19


Infection Prevention & Control Link Practitioner will cover :

  • Background to the role
  • Current Legislation and regulation
  • Role of the IP&C Link Practitioner
  • IP&C in the healthcare organisation
  • The importance of communication
  • The role of the CQC and the role of inspection and regulation
  • Risk Factors and management in the workplace
  • An introduction to microbiology
  • Transmission of microorganisms and the chain of infection
  • Standard infection control practice –Introduction to infection control  principles and practice
  • Standard infection control precautions
  • Transmission based precautions (TBPs) for pandemic COVID-19
  • Clinical practice in health care
  • Managing Infections
  • Managing an outbreak – roles and responsibilities
  • Epidemiology – Notifiable diseases
  • Infection control audit and the role of the IP&CLP
  • Audit tools
  • Undertaking an infection control audit
  • Importance of Monitoring and Surveillance



This course is accredited by CPD Certification Services for 12 CPD hours


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