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Prevention and Control of Infection (CPD) - Online Learning

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Course outline

An understanding of how to effectively prevent and control the spread of infection is crucial in ensuring that individuals do not unknowingly cause their family, friends, colleagues and any other people that they come into contact with to become unwell.

By completing this course, you will be equipped with a greater understanding of how to prevent and control the spread of infection, both in the workplace and in the home. You will also gain knowledge of how to identify infections, as well as the different types of infection.

This course is split into four manageable sections:

  • Section 1: Introduction to infection control (5 questions)
  • Section 2: Identifying infections (2 questions)
  • Section 3: How to reduce the risk of infection in the workplace and the home (7 questions)
  • Section 4: The importance of hand washing (3 questions)

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Location Date / time Fees / reductions
Distance Learning

You can start this course at any time.

Tuition fee: £28.50

No fee reductions available. All students pay the same fee.

Course code: C034428 / Q034429

Qualification

College Certificate

Duration

You will learn at your own pace, but this course typically takes approximately 4 hours to complete.

Level Level 1
Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course but you must have a reasonable standard of spoken and written English.

Assessment

The course is auto-assessed with questions throughout the learning material.