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Level 2 Certificate in Prevention and Control of Infection

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Course CodeM0931
Academic Year1819
DatesEnrolments throughout the year
Location NameIndustry Based
Mode Of ProvisionDistance Learning
IntroductionThis qualification is ideal for those working in a wide range of health care settings including hospitals. The rise of MRSA and resistant infections has brought infection control to the forefront of the care provider responsibilities.
Study Outlinevia Blended / Distance Learning Content includes: Principles of infection prevention and control Causes and spread of infection Correct cleaning procedures Decontamination and waste management
Entry RequirementsThe qualification is available for learners who are 19+ at the start of the academic year. There are no specific learning requirements but learners will need to demonstrate that they can fulfil the requirements of the awarding assessment criteria and comply with relevant literacy and numeracy aspects of the qualification.
EquipmentEach learner receives a set of high quality learner materials comprising of assessment booklets alongside knowledge and understanding books which are a valuable resource to keep for reference purposes.
AttendanceThis qualification is delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
AssessmentLearners receive the support of a dedicated assessor and complete Unit Assessments to demonstrate they have met the qualification learning aims and assessment criteria.
ProgressionPlease see the college website for more details of our range of short level 2 qualifications offered by Distance Learning. Contact the team on 02476243054 or by email
QualificationLevel 2 Certificate in Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings
Awarding BodyCACHE
Available Full-time?N
Available Part-time?Y
Suitable for Higher Education?N
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?Y
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