Infection Prevention and Control online: HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures CityEast College

Course Outline

Infection prevention and control procedures developed for the healthcare and allied industries form the basis of this course. Now available for contemporary settings and suitable for all workplaces this course will help you quickly implement best practice virus and bacteria prevention and control measures.

Learn the skills and knowledge required to follow organisational infection prevention and control procedures. This nationally accredited training includes implementing standard and transmission-based precautions; responding to standard and transmission-based events and responding to infection risks.

This course is essential in developing your workplace health and safety capacity.

Ideal for

Individuals working in health, community services and direct client care contexts.

Please note this course has assessment requirements that must be completed in a workplace. If you are not able to access a workplace for the practical assessments, you will not be able to successfully complete this unit of competency.

What you will learn:

• hand hygiene and care of hands
• use of personal protective equipment
• handling of waste
• enforcing clean and contaminated zones
• limitation of contamination
• surface cleaning for infection control
• identify infection hazards and assess risks
• best practice virus and bacteria infection and control
• where to find reliable and trustworthy information

Upon successful completion students will receive a statement of attainment in – HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures.


About our teachers


Our trainers are fully qualified to deliver nationally recognised training and are highly experienced in their area of expertise.

What you will need

• a computer to participate in online learning
• workplace, organisation policies and procedures
• ability to video your assessment or participate in a video conference (smartphone) OR access to a workplace supervisor to observe, monitor and assess your performance


Other information

This is nationally accredited training. You will need:

• a unique student identifier (USI), and
• to send us a copy of your photo id.


Nominal hours: 25

Call us on 9387 7400 if you need any help.

Please note:

For your convenience, information about class cancellations or changes are made initially via email and SMS. Please ensure your details are correct.

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Infection control Skill Set HLTSS00064.
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures (HLTINF001)

This course has no current classes. Please to be notified of vacancies and similar courses.