What is this course about?This nationally accredited qualification is designed to increase awareness of the importance of the prevention and control of infection whilst providing individuals with an appreciation and understanding of current legislation and best practice. The programme covers a wide range of topics including the principles of infection prevention and control, the causes and spread of infection and the importance of correct cleaning procedures, decontamination and waste management.
How is it taught?As you work through the learning materials you will have the support of a knowledgeable assessor/tutor who will give you support, advice and guidance on the course content as well as providing robust feedback on the work you complete. Upon successful completion of the course you will be awarded a Level 2 Certificate in the Prevention and Control of Infection.
What could I do next?Other related courses.
- 20 weeks
Fee Code: L
These courses receive government funding, and some learners will be eligible for FREE tuition if you meet specific criteria. Some ‘L’ code courses from Level 2 upwards may also have an Advanced Learning Loan available for most learners aged 19 and over. See here for more information about the criteria for free tuition and here for Advanced Learning Loans.
* Please note that fees shown are for 1 year only. If course is longer than 1 year/38 weeks, then additional fees will apply.