Aseptic Technique - An Introduction - PDC20068

Are you a new health practitioner and want an introduction to aseptic technique and the importance of infection prevention in the clinical health setting? If so this online micro-credential is for you! You will learn about the aim and principles of aseptic technique, and how to identify risk reduction behaviours of Hospital Acquired Infections. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.






1 hour

This online micro-credential provides the novice health practitioner an introduction to the goal of aseptic technique and to recognise the importance of infection prevention in the clinical health setting. It also introduces key sites, parts, and principles of an aseptic framework in clinical practice.

This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.

Standard Micro-Credential Structure

Duration: 1 hour
  1. Describe the aim of aseptic technique
  2. Identify risk reduction behaviours of Hospital Acquired Infections
  3. Recall aseptic non-touch techniques principles.


Online Quiz

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.

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