In response to the COVID-19 Crisis, Colbrow Medics is supporting Australian businesses with Urgent Medical Services

Principles of Infection Control for Workplace and Home Seminar

Principles of Infection Control for Workplace and Home Seminar

Course Validity :
This is a non-accredited workshop which can be delivered nationally

Purpose :
The aim of this course is to develop a student’s competence and confidence in maintaining infection control practices to minimise the risk of spread of virus. This includes understanding how diseases spread, hand hygiene, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and cleaning standards. The student will be taught techniques to minimise the risk of infection at the workplace, with customers and at home.

Format : 1 Hour face to face in your venue or online via webinar
Prerequisites : Nil
Qualification Issued : Statement of attendance
Legislative Authorisations : This is a non-accredited course delivered in workshop format

Learning Objectives :

  • Understand how infection and disease transmits
  • Update on current infectious threats
  • Hand hygiene using soap and water to Australian standards
  • Hand hygiene using hand sanitiser to Australian standards
  • Application, use and removal of PPE – Surgical Masks
  • Application, use and removal of PPE – Gloves
  • Application, use and removal of PPE – Eye Protection
  • Cleaning standards as per regulations for infection control of current threats

Course Length : Approximately 1 hour
Instructor : Healthcare Professional (Registered Nurse, Paramedic or Doctor)

Requirements for Successful Course Completion :

    • Attendance for full session (online or in person)
    • Active participation in group activities and discussions involved in the training program
    • Successfully complete either a multiple-choice theoretical assessment, demonstrate practical application of skills or answer structures verbal questions in a one on one or group capacity by the end of the course

Participant Materials : Online resources, A4 Certificate
Notes: Students should all have access to hand sanitiser, soap and running water