To provide healthcare support workers and adult social care workers with information in order to minimise, prevent and control the spread of infection.
- Identify the legislation and local and national policies associated with infection control
- Explain the causes of infection, and the methods of control
- Explain safe practice, and the use of PPE and personal hygiene
- Describe employer and employee responsibilities Risk assessment in infection control
Successful candidates will be issued with a certificate valid for 3 years.
IC01, links to IC02, IC03. Links to NMTS 10.