Infection Prevention and Control

The Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention and Control  qualification provides learners with the opportunity to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding in the principles of infection prevention and control.

Key Course Information

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4 hours Duration

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What’s it about?

Over a half day period, Learners will develop a greater understanding of the principles of infection prevention and control. Topics covered include: personal hygiene, roles and responsibilities in relation to infection prevention and control and minimising the risk of infection in a Health Care setting.

Who’s it for?

This qualification has been specifically designed for those who have a responsibility in infection prevention and control within their job roles, such as: care assistants, health care workers or other healthcare environments.

Why choose us?

Learn using some of the most advanced equipment available

At The Practical Training Hub, not only do we invest in our trainers to make sure they provide the best training possible, we also heavily invest in the best kit. We use a variety of training aids including simulated injuries, technology and advanced electronic manikins as well as actors which be utilised to create an even more practical engaging beneficial training session.

For example, our resuscitation manikins can not only provide you with the opportunity to practice the lifesaving skill of CPR, they can also provide instant visual feedback on depth and rate of compressions as well as how effective your ventilations are!

What will i learn

During this half day course, Learners will be given the opportunity to practise essential basic life support procedures, including: assessing an incident, managing an unresponsive casualty, recovery position, CPR and choking.

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Responsibilities of the First Aider

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How to check for breathing

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Assessment of injuries

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Recovery position

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Resuscitation of a non-breathing casualty (CPR)

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Choking

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Major bleeding and Shock management

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Minor injuries & burns

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Seizures

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Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

Course information

How long is the course?

The content of this training is taught over 4 hours and is therefore delivered over half a day.

Time is set aside during the course for a suitable number of breaks. 

Do I need any prerequisites?

No, you do not require any prior knowledge, experience or qualifications to attend this training.

Practical, hands on training

Training is made as practical and engaging as possible using videos, examples, practical exercises and scenarios to help create confident and competent first aiders.

Experienced trainers

Courses are delivered by those with real hands on experience of dealing with emergencies such as those from the emergency services and often Paramedics, nurses and other healthcare professionals.

Train at your workplace or locally

For companies & organisations without a suitable training environment as well as individuals booking on to an open course, training is carried out at a suitable local venue with sufficient space to ensure a quality training experience.

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