This program is designed to enhance disability workers awareness of infection prevention principles, teach strategies to minimise the risk of potential infection outbreaks and implement appropriate measures should an outbreak occur. These core elements are essential to ensure the safety of staff, clients and the general population.
This program is divided into six modules and a final assessment.
Module 1: What is infection prevention and control
Module 2: Infection and the chain of transmission
Module 3: Hand hygiene
Module 4: Personal protective equipment (PPE)
Module 5: Vaccines
Module 6: Cleaning