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Infection, Prevention & Control 5N3734 | 6th March – 1st April 2023

Course Name QQI Level 5 Infection Prevention and Control
Course Code 5N3734
Duration 34 Hours (evenings and Saturdays)
Location Online (Zoom) + Derrane, Roscommon
Module Status Optional
Accreditation QQI Level 5-Elective Module on the QQI Level 5 Major Award

Following HSE guidelines RSG has implemented suitable appropriate control measures placed to mitigate the risk of COVID-19 infection:

  • Social distancing 2 metre (6 feet) space between you and other people
  • Provision of PPE
  • Provision of Hand Sanitiser
  • Provision of face masks

Schedule:

Date Day Time VLE/In-house Total Hours
6th Mar Monday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online ZOOM 4
8th Mar Wednesday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online ZOOM 4
13th Mar Monday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online ZOOM 4
15th Mar Wednesday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online ZOOM 4
20th Mar Monday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online ZOOM 5
22th Mar Wednesday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online ZOOM 4
29th Mar Wednesday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online ZOOM 3
1st Apr Saturday 10.00am-4.00pm In-House Exam & Skills Demo 6
Further 6 hours for Learner Support & Reviews 34hrs

TO APPLY CLICK HERE and select your module(s) of choice or for more information call us on 086 166 8428 Or email training@rsg.ie

Course Aim

This course is designed to equip learners with the required skills, knowledge and competence to prevent and control infection within their health services area.

Course Content

  • Important of Infection Control
  • Basic principles of infection control and application
  • Infection prevention and control in providing a safe environment
  • Role in the prevention of the spread of infection

Entry Level

  • QQI Level 4 Certificate or equivalent qualification and /or relevant life and work experience
  • Competent in spoken and written English

Progression Route

Learners who complete this module can progress towards the full QQI Level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support 5M4339

Assessment

  • Reflective record on Infection Prevention and Control (20%)
  • Skills demonstrations (40%)
  • Theory based examination (40%)

Course Delivery

  • Directed Learning
  • Zoom online Platform
  • Group Discussions/Interactions/Breakout Rooms
  • Work Experience/Simulated Work environment
  • Tutorials/One on one supported learning
  • Role Play
  • Self-Directed Learning

All training is delivered in a people-centered, friendly and enjoyable learning environment to ensure each learner is given every opportunity to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, and competence in order to excel in their caring role.  Training is delivered by expert dedicated tutors with a background of in-depth knowledge and experience of the healthcare sector