CPD49 - Hand Hygiene and Personal Protective Equipment in the Community
At a glance
This one hour course provides you with an overview of the importance of hand hygiene and the appropriate use of personal protection equipment (PPE) in the community setting.
Total cost of this course is $25.00 for direct access to the course at http://cpheonline.cqu.edu.au/
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Hours of study
This is a one hour course completed online.
Upon successful completion, you will be awarded one CPD hour.
Keeping your hands clean is one of the most effective ways to prevent the spread of illness and infections in your home and workplace. The majority of infectious diseases can be spread from one person to another by contaminated hands and/or objects. This one hour course provides you with an overview of the importance of hand hygiene and the appropriate use of personal protection equipment (PPE) in the community setting.
- Recognise the importance of hand hygiene
- Identify appropriate steps of hand washing and using PPE
- Identify appropriate hand hygiene products and other barrier protection to provide infection control
There are no entry requirements for this course.
There are no resources required for this course.
You will be required to complete the self-directed online course with quiz.