Infection control update for healthcare assistants


Study day: Infection control update for healthcare assistants

This course will update and develop knowledge and skills relating to infection control in the work place.

Participants will be able to:

  • Understand where to obtain infection control information
  • Provide an update in infection control measures in the work place
  • Understand the principles of infection control and the importance of maintaining a high standard of infection control at all times
  • Have the knowledge and skills to be able to practice safely and prevent cross infection within their own work
  • Have an awareness of where to seek advice and guidance and the associated legislation
  • Practical workshops include hand washing and aseptic technique practice

Please note that all participants must come in uniform or bare below the elbow, closed shoes and hair tied back as we will be working in the skills laboratory.
Who is this study day for? Healthcare assistants who work in a clinical care environment.

Study day code: CD0145N

Location: Kingston University

Pattern of Delivery: 1 day

Course dates:*

  • 6 December 2017

*Dates may change

Fee: £145

Study day leaders: Francina Hyatt and Annie Spalton