About Infection Control Train the Trainer – 1 Day
This Train the Trainer course is for those wanting to start training others about infection control. This training course gives learners a basic working knowledge of infection control issues. It also helps them feel confident to answer questions. They will also learn teaching methods and speaking skills to improve their skills as an instructor.
How long will this course take?
This course takes 1 day to complete.
Who needs this training?
This course is aimed at care staff who would like to strat training other staff in the principles and practices of infection control.
What are the main points covered?
The course covers the definition of infection, the importance of correct handwashing techniques, PPE, policy and legislation regarding infection control and train the trainer elements.
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 6 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 6 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
Infection Control Train the Trainer – 1 Day Course Outline
- What is infection control?
- How do infections occur?
- Different types of germs and infections.
- Health Care-Associated Infections (HCAI).
- The importance of infection control and managing HCAI.
- Correct handwashing technique.
- Personal protective equipment.
- Preventing infection.
- Policy and legislation regarding infection control.
- Train the Trainer Elements (Teaching methods and learning styles, How individuals learn and keep the information, Evaluating and ‘Do’s and don’ts’)
Infection Control Train the Trainer – 1 Day FAQs
What is infection control?
Infection control is a series of steps that care facilities must take to prevent the spread of infectious diseases.
What is a train the trainer course?
A train the trainer course allows the candidate to pass on skills learnt in the session to others in the care home. This course looks at Infection Control.
How much does an infection control nurse make in the UK?
It depends on location and whether it is a private or public facility. On the NHS an infection control nurse will start at around £21,089 to £23,761 per annum
What does an infection control nurse do?
An Infection Control or Prevention Nurse helps prevent the spread of infectious agents, such as bacteria and viruses, in a healthcare environment. Our train the trainer course teaches individual ways to train others in infection control.