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Infection Prevention and Control Principles


Welcome to the eLearning module Infection Prevention and Control Principles.

This module provides an introduction to infection prevention and control principles for non-clinical staff.

A certificate is issued on completion.


On completion of this module, you will be able to break the chain of infection by:

  • Knowing when and how to wash your hands
  • Knowing when and how to apply standard precautions
  • Referring to signs or following other requests when infection prevention and control precautions are needed.


This course is applicable for all non-clinical staff and may qualify for up to 0.4 hrs of Continuous Professional Development.