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Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health-Care Settings

Benefits

  • Free of charge for those 19 years of age or over (subject to eligibility detailed below)
  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification
  • Ideal for anyone who wishes to develop their understanding of prevention and control of infection
  • Perfect if you wish to develop your career working in any health setting
  • Improve your skills to help create a long-standing career pathway
  • Courses are delivered as distance learning, allowing you to choose when and where to study
  • Personal tutors are assigned to ensure you have the support needed to succeed

Units You Will Study

  • Principles of the causes and spread of infection in health care settings
  • Principles of the importance of personal hygiene and health in the prevention and control of infection in health care settings
  • Principles of decontamination, cleaning and waste management in health care settings
  • Principles of infection prevention and control in health care settings


Eligibility

To access this course free of charge, you must be age 19 or older at the start of the current academic year and have been a UK/EU/EEA resident for 3 years or longer. Funding is subject to change


Are you ready to find out more? The first step is to register your interest using the REGISTER INTEREST facility.

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