8th June 2020 | COVID-19 Infection Prevention & Control | Online Training
This course provides information on what healthcare facilities should be doing to be prepared to respond to a case of an emerging respiratory virus such as the novel coronavirus.
It includes how to identify a case once it occurs, and how to properly implement IPC measures to ensure there is no further transmission to Health Care Workers or to other patients.
This training is intended for healthcare workers and public health professionals, as it is focused on infection prevention and control.
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 : 4 hour course, will run 10am – 2pm
This course will cover the Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) measures required in order to:
- Be prepared and ready to respond to an outbreak, in particular, the one due to COVID-19.
- Limit transmission by way of implementing WHO, Public Health England and Centres for Disease Control and Prevention recommended IPC interventions.
- Identify, isolate and report suspect and confirmed cases.
On completion of this course, you should be able to:
define IPC and its role in the context of preparedness, readiness and response;
describe the current epidemiological COVID-19 situation, including signs & symptoms;
- describe control measures
- describe the recommended IPC measures for health care facilities, including when dealing with suspect or confirmed COVID-19 cases;
- describe additional IPC measures to be taken to assist in general preparedness within a health care facility
This course is accredited by CPD Certification Service.
Refunds, Transfers & Payment Options
At this time we are ONLY accepting payments through our website online payment for online training courses. Unfortunately, we are not able to reserve places for these courses.