'HLTINFCOV001: Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures.’ resources

We’ll be launching this resource imminently as the new HLTINFCOV001 unit.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the corresponding industry needs HLTINF001 has been updated to include COVID requirements.  We’ve teamed up with a group of Infectious Disease Nursing Specialists, as well as ISO Auditors in the medical space, to make a product that is fit for purpose!

The unit will be centred around infection prevention and control procedures developed for the healthcare and allied industries. The unit is quickly helping implement best practice virus and bacteria prevention and control measures, now suitable across all workplaces.

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

Nationally accredited, the new HLTINFCOV001 unit training includes implementing standard and transmission-based precautions; responding to standard and transmission-based events and responding to infection risks.

You will learn:

  • Hand hygiene and care of hands
  • Enforcing clean and contaminated zones
  • Limitation of contamination
  • Use of personal protective equipment
  • Handling of waste
  • Surface cleaning for infection control
  • Best practice virus and bacteria infection and control
  • Where to find reliable and trustworthy information
  • Identify infection hazards and assess risks

What’s included:

  • HTML5 (SCORM) digital content
  • Digital textbook (mobile friendly)
  • Assessment pack
  • Assessor guides
  • Assessment mapping