Basic Infection Control

(£30pp) 3 hours

 

Introductory Infection Control Training:
  • What are blood borne pathogens?
  • Infection control legislation
  • Who is at risk?
  • The chain of infection

 

Types of Blood-Borne Diseases:
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Hepatitis B virus
  • Hepatitis C virus
  • Skin diseases
  • Other viruses
Engineering and Work Practice Controls:
  • Cross infection
  • Reducing risk
  • Body fluid cleanup procedures
  • Body fluid clean up kits
  • Hazardous disposal procedures
  • Glove removal and disposal
  • Hand hygiene
  • Basic food hygiene
  • General hygiene and housekeeping
  • Exposure incident
  • Infection control kits
  • Testing and counselling
  • Infection control in different industries
  • Dead animal removal