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Infection, prevention and control - online

Is this course suitable for you or your organisation?

This course is available for:

  • individual purchase
  • a group, under a licence agreement

Why choose this course?

This online course focuses on safe work practices to ensure the health and safety of workers, clients and others.

The first element of this course is recommended for workers who require knowledge of safe work practices in order to prevent, and if necessary control, infection in the workplace. This course equips workers with the latest evidence based knowledge required to prevent and control infection according to current Work Health Safety (WHS) legislation, standards and industry codes of practice.

For Cerebral Palsy Alliance Staff

  • At Cerebral Palsy Alliance this course is compulsory for all disability support practitioners and includes extra content (allow 2hrs to complete). Do not register on this page - the course can be accessed via the online learning login. Employees who work directly with clients must also enrol in the Practical skills workshop for disability support practitioners with this online learning as a prerequisite.
  • Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees are exempt from the course fee.








What content does the program cover?

The course provides participants with the knowledge required to follow safe work practices in order to prevent and control infection in the workplace including:

  • Identifying the risk of infection.
  • Responding appropriately to situations that pose an infection risk and reporting accordingly.
  • Identifying common infections.
  • Recognising the modes of transmission of infection.
  • Applying standard precautions as part of own work routine.
  • Recognising situations when transmission based precautions may be required and reporting accordingly.
  • Applying transmission based precautions when standard precautions may not be sufficient to control infections.

Course completion requires:

  • Successful completion of the compulsory online quizzes included throughout the course. 
  • What is the cost?

  • For individuals: the cost is $38.50 including GST.
  • To pay online go to ‘Register for Online Learning’ below. The registration fee allows access for 6 months.

    Please note:  there may be a delay of up to 1 business day between course registration and receipt of login details/course access.

    For groups: we sell the course by licence agreement for large groups. This is very cost effective especially if several online courses are purchased and even more on a multiyear payment plan.

How long is the course?

Duration: 1 hour approximately

Where can I get more information?

Contact: The Training Alliance team

Email: Training@cerebralpalsy.org.au

Phone: +61 2 9975 8715

Cancellation conditions apply

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