Key Skills 3: Infection Prevention and Control | learndirect

Key Skills 3: Infection Prevention and Control

learndirect Trustpilot review stars
learndirect Trustpilot review stars

Overview

Effective infection prevention measures in the primary dental care setting are essential and every person who works in the practice has a role to play with regard infection control. Effective infection control measures can reduce or even prevent the transmission of infections within the workplace. This not only safeguards the dental team, but also the patients.

Modules

On completion of this CPD course, you should be able to:

  • Explain the chain of infection and how it can be broken in a dental practice setting
  • Demonstrate knowledge of current good practice in infection prevention
  • Understand how to manage infection prevention in your practice and update relevant practice policies and procedures in line with current guidance
  • Plan for critical incidents such as sharps injuries.

Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Qualifications

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Key Skills 3: Infection Prevention and Control.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

View a sample of the certificate (opens in new window)

learndirect is one of the largest integrated providers of courses and qualifications, training, and employment services in the UK

  • Each year around 6,000 businesses equip their staff for success with learndirect
  • learndirect have helped more than 75,000 businesses equip their employees with the skills needed to improve productivity.
  • Almost 700,000 maths and English test passes have been achieved with learndirect.
  • 300,000 people fulfilled their career ambitions last year with learndirect.
  • Over 250,000 apprentices have achieved with learndirect.

Hear from our past Students

Effective infection prevention measures in the primary dental care setting are essential and every person who works in the practice has a role to play with regard infection control. Effective infection control measures can reduce or even prevent the transmission of infections within the workplace. This not only safeguards the dental team, but also the patients.

Modules

On completion of this CPD course, you should be able to:

  • Explain the chain of infection and how it can be broken in a dental practice setting
  • Demonstrate knowledge of current good practice in infection prevention
  • Understand how to manage infection prevention in your practice and update relevant practice policies and procedures in line with current guidance
  • Plan for critical incidents such as sharps injuries.

Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Qualifications

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Key Skills 3: Infection Prevention and Control.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

View a sample of the certificate (opens in new window)

learndirect is one of the largest integrated providers of courses and qualifications, training, and employment services in the UK

  • Each year around 6,000 businesses equip their staff for success with learndirect
  • learndirect have helped more than 75,000 businesses equip their employees with the skills needed to improve productivity.
  • Almost 700,000 maths and English test passes have been achieved with learndirect.
  • 300,000 people fulfilled their career ambitions last year with learndirect.
  • Over 250,000 apprentices have achieved with learndirect.

Hear from our past Students

Enrol now Request a callback