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Infection Control Training

Our Infection Control Training enables attendees to understand the causes and spread of infection as well as what the chain of infection is and how to break it.
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Learn the different types of Micro-organisms as well as what Microbial Reservoirs are.

What infectious diseases does the Health Protection Agency need to be notified? What is an infection? What are the different types of micro-organisms? What is food hygiene and what strategies should be in place? What is waste management and why is it important? What is hand hygiene and how do you perform hand hygiene? What are the points of exit and entry? 

Our Infection Control Training will help you answer the questions above the more. 

In 2019, it was estimated that there are 106,890 people living with HIV in the UK. 94% of these people are diagnosed and therefore know that they have HIV.  

Through our Infection Control course, you will gain an understanding of the relevant legislation involved within Infection Control in the workplace. You will learn the causes and spread of infection. You will learn what the chain of infection and how to break it. You will learn the value of universal precautions. You will learn what to do if you have a sharps injury. You will learn how to demonstrate effective hand washing techniques. You will also learn about a variety of viral, bacterial, fungal and parasite infections.  

What does Infection Control Training cover?

  • What the different types of micro-organisms are. 
  • Recognise what the Chain of Infection is. 
  • Recognise the different colour codes as well as what colours are used for which reason. 
  • Understand what to do if there is a blood and body substance spills. 
  • Demonstrate how to correctly perform hand hygiene. 
  • Develop an understanding of why the use of aprons and glove is very important.  
  • Explore factors that can affect susceptibility

Who is our Infection Control Training for?

Our Infection Control course is for everyone, whatever care or non-care sector you work in having the knowledge of how to control infection as well as the correct use of hand hygiene and waste management. Our course will provide you with the knowledge, skill, and confidence. 

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…

  • Discuss the value of universal precautions. 
  • Discuss the different relevant legislation involved with infection control.  
  • Recognise the different micro-organisms e.g., Viral, Bacterial, Fungal and Parasite infections.  
  • Be able to know what to do if you get a sharps injury. 
  • Evaluate the infectious diseases that should be notified to the Health Protection Agency which are called Notification of Infectious diseases.  

Frequently asked questions

Our prices are personalised to the company, including how many delegates, and location. Please make an enquiry to get a personalised quote with no hidden costs.
We cover the whole of the UK.
Many of our courses can be adapted for both classroom settings or virtual platforms like zoom. Some courses that include a practical aspect can only be delivered in a classroom setting.
All learners will receive a certificate for any course they complete. Some of our courses are in-house certified, some of our courses are regulated by Ofqual and others are accredited by other awarding bodies.

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I can say with all truth that this service is class A1. We have used there Breakaway Restraint/conflict management & also E-learning courses services for many years now & everything has been delivered professionally and extremely clearly with no problems.
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I have been on several training courses run by this company over the last. Each time the trainer have been really good at making the course contact interesting and interactive. This certainly helps me to remember everything. Would recommend them.
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I absolutely love attending training with Able Training. The courses are professionally prepared and delivered and the trainers are of a very high standard and are very engaging and knowledgeable. Awesome!
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Fantastic training , I have participated in a number of courses over the last 12 months , each course has been very interesting and helpful to my role as a foster Carer , the information is presented in a interesting way and gets each point across effectively, I would highly recommend them ! I am looking forward to more in the near future .
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Able training delivered Conflict management to our staff and they all found it extremely useful, feedback included; 'I really enjoyed this course, I found the facilitator very enthusiastic and passionate about the subject. The course was highly informative and I would recommend it. Thank you Able training!
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Great 'Restraint training' course at Earlham Primary School in North London. Very professional and would highly recommend to other schools. Friendly, to the point, and tailored to our requirements. Thank you.
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