• General

  • Getting started

    Getting startedHow do I use this content?

    • Make notes to identify the important ideas.

    • Take your own notes.

    • Complete activities as you go through the content and make a note of your answers.

    What will I learn about?

    When you have finished this course you will have learned more about:

    • Causes of infection

    • Passing on and preventing infection

    • Infection control

    • Hand hygiene and hand washing

    • Infection control precautions

    • Disposal of infectious materials

    • First aid

    • Reporting risk of infection
  • Completing US 20826

    You must be enrolled with Careerforce as a trainee in the National Certificate in Community Support Services (Vision and Hearing Screening) (Level 3) to complete the assessment for this unit standard and gain credit for it. Refer to the vision and hearing screening page of the Careerforce website for more information about this qualification.

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