Infection Control and Prevention Level 2
The Infection Control and Prevention Level 2 course is designed to equip healthcare support workers and adult social care workers with essential knowledge and skills to minimize, prevent, and control the spread of infections. The primary aim of this course is to promote safe practices and ensure a hygienic environment in healthcare and social care settings.
The course emphasizes the importance of infection control measures in reducing the risk of infections and protecting both service users and healthcare workers. Participants will learn about the key principles of infection control, best practices, and strategies to prevent the transmission of pathogens.
The course typically has a duration of 3 hours. During this time, participants will engage in various activities, discussions, presentations, and practical demonstrations that cover the essential aspects of infection control and prevention.
Upon successful completion of the course and assessments, candidates will be issued a certificate valid for three years. This certification demonstrates their understanding of infection control principles and their ability to implement appropriate measures to minimize the risk of infections. It signifies their commitment to maintaining a safe and healthy environment for both staff and service users within healthcare and social care settings. This course costs £330 for up to 12 learners. Prices may vary based on your requirements.
- Identify the legislation and local and national policies associated with infection control
- Risk assessment in infection control
Mandatory Health and Social Care Courses
Aim: To enable healthcare support workers and adult social care workers to understand the importance of food safety, including hygiene, in the preparation and handling of food and the importance of nutrition and hydration in maintaining health and wellbeing.