HLTINF001 – Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
This course is fully subsidised by the NSW Government with no tuition fees payable by eligible students. Eligibility criteria apply.
The course is delivered by Charter Australia Education & Training (CRICOS Code: 03417F; RTO ID:41038)
This nationally recognised training covers a broad range of topics to enable participants to confidently respond to infection hazards that they may encounter whilst carrying out their daily duties.
Infection prevention and control is a matter of concern for every business regardless of industry sector or location and is not limited to aged care or medical industry businesses. Wherever there is a risk of infection to your staff, colleagues, customers or the public you should ensure that your staff are trained in implementing the infection control and prevention policies of your business.
Participants will learn a range of skills, including:
- Hand hygiene practices
- Effective surface cleaning
- Use of personal protective equipment
- Disposal of contaminated waste
- Hazard identification, control and reporting
- Appropriate protocols and responses in the event of an incident
- Knowledge regarding the basis of infection and transmission
A Statement of Attainment of HLTINF001 – Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures will be issued following successful completion of this course and can be used to seek credit transfer towards achieving an Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) qualification.
Entry Requirements and Fees
Course fee is $250 payable on registration.
No entry requirements.
This delivery mode includes an online component and a practical demonstration which is completed at Charter Australia’s North Sydney campus.
The online component is self-paced and delivered via the Student Portal. It includes a Lesson (estimated 3-10 hours) and an assessment, Task 1 Knowledge Test (approximately 1- 2 hours).
You are required to complete the Lesson and Task 1 before attending the practical training and do Task 2 practical demonstration in Charter Australia’s North Sydney office. The practical session may take from 1 hour up to 3 hours depending on the number of people in the session.
For a group of 10 or more participants, Charter Australia’s trainer is able to go to your workplace with required equipment to conduct the practical assessment as a group.
For more information, please ring 02-9955 5881 or fill in below online enquiry form.
Group training for minimum 10 people can be arranged at your premises. Please ring 0428 133 302 to enquire.