Controlling the spread of infection is vital in a wide variety of workplaces including hospitals, care homes, schools and nurseries, in fact anywhere people live and work together. It is therefore important that staff operating in high-risk workplaces have some knowledge of the control of infection. This course is designed to provide learners enough awareness. Highfield Level 2 International Award in Infection Prevention and Control in the Workplace 1-day Timing:9am-4pm Also available on ONLINE CLASSROOM training. Topics covered The qualification provides learners with the basic knowledge and understanding of: the common infections found in the workplace the chain of infection the importance of correct hand washing procedures the use of personal protective equipment the decontamination processes (cleaning and disinfection) waste management and associated risks management and staff responsibilities, risk assessment and developing a positive infection prevention culture. Assessment Method This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination.