Course Details

Is this course for me?

This course is suitable for healthcare support workers and adult social care working who require an overview of the subject, enabling and understanding of infection control and how to prevent it.

Like all of our Health and Social care courses our Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention and Control is mapped to CQC regulations, national guidelines and recognised qualifications. Find out more here.

Syllabus

What will I learn?

This course covers the following topics:

  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Infection and control including causes, disease, chain of infection, means of transmission, legislation and policy and risk assessment
  • Safe practice and personal safety including hand washing, standard precautions, PPE, sharps, decontamination and waste management

Assessment Criteria

This course is assessed via a knowledge paper at the end of the session.

Private CoursesAt your premises.

Looking to train a group? Our courses can be delivered at your premises. There are many benefits to booking in-house training, including:

  • Cost and time effective - save money by training a large number of your staff at the same time at your premises or locally
  • Flexible – arrange for courses to take place at a time that is convenient for your workforce. Talk to us about weekend and evening sessions.
  • Bespoke – speak with us about tailoring your First Aid training to be relevant to your particular work environment

£275 per group
Public Courses

Our scheduled public courses are held at our centre in Andover, Hampshire. For directions please click here.

  • Ideal for training small numbers
  • Many dates through out the year - get in touch to find a suitable date for you
  • Excellent training facilities
  • Easily accessible location in Andover which is close to the town centre

£30 per person

Enquire

Get in touch today to find out more about this course. One of our friendly team will be get back to you as soon as possible to discuss your training needs.