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Infection control Skill Set

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Keep yourself and clients safe.

Health and community care workers have gone above and beyond to support and care for those that are most vulnerable in our community, and with this skill set they can continue to confidently provide the best care for clients and keep both them and themselves safe from the risks of infections.

You will learn about following organisational infection prevention and control procedures including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks.

As part of this course students will complete:

  • Course pre-reading requirements
  • 1 day workshop on campus
  • Workplace assessment - The lecturer will visit the student at their workplace at an agreed date/time.  
Free

If you're aged 15—24 years (not at school), receiving the JobSeeker or JobKeeper payment, receiving Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY or holding a pensioner concession card, Health Care Card or a Repatriation Health Benefits Card issued by the Department of Veterans' Affairs, or a dependent of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution, you are eligible to enrol for free!

^ Please note: Eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training.

Infection control

The Skills Ready infection control skill sets are totally free, for everyone

Skill-sets

This skill set is part of the Skills Ready program. Other skill sets can be found on our Course List (opens in a new tab) page.

  • Current employment or work placement in any sector.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.

COVID-19 vaccination (minimum first dose from 17 Sept 2021) is mandatory under the Commonwealth Department of Health and Western Australian Department of Health requirements for residential aged care workers, including students undertaking work placement.  

Certification

Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment.

Study options and how to apply

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Semester 2, 2021

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Duration 1 Day
When Semester 2, 2021
Where Carnarvon
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Duration 1 Day
When Semester 2, 2021
Where Geraldton
How On Campus
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Duration 1 Day
When Semester 2, 2021
Where Geraldton
How On Campus
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Duration 1 Day
When Semester 2, 2021
Where Geraldton
How On Campus

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