HS54 – Infection Control Care and Residential Homes

Course Content

This training course is suitable for anyone who works in an environment where there is a significant risk of infections transferring. This includes, but is not limited to, job roles such as: • Medical staff and health care workers. • Cleaners and launderers. • Refuse workers. • Farmers and butchers. • Chiropodists. • Acupuncturists. • Tattooists. • Vets, kennel, and cattery workers. • Groomers and grooms. • Prison officers. • Plumbers.

Who Or Why You Should Attend

The training material is suitable for all employees at any level of the business. While those in a senior management position – i.e. employers, supervisors, and managers – may require a higher level of knowledge, they will still benefit from the information in this course.

Course Overview

• Infection control procedures • Understanding the regulations • The consequences of failing to complete risk assessments • Knowledge and skills • Completing infection control documentation • What about personal safety • Impact of your failings on other employees