Infection Control – Online Training

£22.50 + VAT

This course will start by defining infection prevention and control and explaining the impact of good and bad infection control. It then goes into detail about the legislation that applies to infection control, the different types of microorganisms, how bacteria are transmitted, the chain of infection, and much more.

CPD Units: 2
Approved By: CPD
Duration: 60 mins*

*Note: Course Duration is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions.


The training of your staff is a factor that plays heavily on the overall success of your business. Staff, having received the proper training can conduct their work in a more efficient and safe manner, leading to fewer incidents that can disrupt your operations causing a potential slowing or halt in your revenue generation. Online training is a flexible, efficient, and effective method of training meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time, so they can fit the training in around their work and personal lives.

Every year around 300,000 people develop a health care associated infection. An infection could have a serious effect on the patient, the staff, and the organisation that it occurs it. Infection prevention and control measures aim to ensure the protection of those who might be vulnerable to acquiring an infection. Ensuring that at least one member within your organisation has undertaken this infection control online course will protect your business from infection related disturbances.

This infection control online course comprises of 7 modules that will cover such topics as:

  • Infection prevention and control, and the impact of infection
  • The different microorganisms
  • How bacteria are transmitted
  • The chain of infection
  • The control and prevention of infection
  • Cleaning and documentation

Gain a competitive advantage by investing in your staff and ensuring that you consistently demonstrate to the public your commitment to maintain a safe and healthy environment within your business.

This course is accredited by CPD & IIRSM meaning that this course meets the rigorous standards set by these leading bodies.

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