HLTINFCOV001

Comply with infection prevention and control

Course Title & Code

HLTINFCOV001
Comply with infection prevention and control

Career Outcomes

Add to your skill set

Study Method

online
campus

Course Start

Enrol anytime

Course Description

This course provides you with the knowledge and training required to follow organisational infection prevention and control procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks. 

It gives you the skills to effectively complete hand hygiene and care, use personal protective equipment, handle waste, enforce clean and contaminated zones, surface cleaning and limiting contamination. 

You can use these skills in your workplace, the home or in community settings.

online
campus

This course is delivered online plus access to a workplace where the practical component can be signed off.

Skills must be demonstrated in the workplace with the addition of simulations and scenarios where the full range of contexts and situations have not been provided in the workplace or may occur only rarely.

Completion of pre-course online learning which takes approximately eight hours

Completion of face-to-face practical assessment which takes approximately six hours

Assessment of your practical skills will occur either face to face or can be completed via Zoom or by uploading a recorded video of you completing the practical component.

Brisbane Campus – Level 1, 433 Boundary Street, Brisbane

Beenleigh Campus – Level 1, 137 George Street, Beenleigh

Blackstone Campus – 14 Hill Street, Blackstone