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Infection control

Short Courses
Course Description

Infection control and prevention is essential for businesses where work activities could put employees at risk of passing on or contracting an infection. This includes working in a healthcare environment in close contact with people or animals.

Infections are easily passed on, but equally easy to avoid if everyone on the premises takes proper preventative action.

Course Duration
1 Day
Who should take this course?

Infection control course is an online training that covers the sources of microorganisms and how infectious bacteria transfer between hosts. Learners will understand the process of preventing infections from spreading. This includes proper hand washing procedures, wound dressing, cleaning activities, and waste disposal.



Health care assistants



Refuse workers

Chiropodists and Acupuncturists


Those working with animals, including vets