Infection Prevention and Control QQI Level 5


Code – 5N3734

Our Infection Prevention and Control workshop provides comprehensive training to increase employee awareness of infection prevention and control measures. Participants will learn strategies to prevent the spread of infections in various settings, including healthcare facilities, workplaces, and community environments. The training covers national guidelines on infection control and hygiene, ensuring compliance with regulatory standards and best practices. Through interactive sessions and practical exercises, participants will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to minimize the risk of infections and promote a safe and healthy environment for all.

Who should complete?

This Infection Prevention and Control workshop is essential for a wide range of individuals across various industries and settings. It is particularly recommended for healthcare professionals such as nurses, doctors, caregivers, and allied health workers who are directly involved in patient care. Additionally, employees in other sectors, including hospitality, education, childcare, and food service, can benefit from this workshop to ensure a safe and hygienic environment for customers and clients. Furthermore, individuals responsible for workplace safety, facility management, and infection control compliance should also complete this workshop to uphold regulatory standards and minimize the risk of infections in their respective environments.

Entry Requirements

o access programmes leading to this award the learner should have reached the standards of knowledge, skill and competence associated with the preceding level of the National Framework of Qualifications. This may have been achieved through a formal qualification or through relevant life and work experience.

Ideally a minimum of Level 4 certificate standard of education and a strong interest in the provision of quality care in a healthcare setting.

Proficiency in written and spoken English, along with computer literacy skills, is crucial. Students enrolling in Level 5 courses are expected to exhibit proficiency in reading, drafting, preparing, and comprehending information on various topics. Basic IT skills and access to necessary equipment such as a computer, broadband, email, Microsoft Office, and recording equipment are necessary for skills demonstration tasks. Additionally, learners must be capable of self-directed study as this course is delivered through blended learning.

Upon successfully finishing this Workshop, participants will receive a Barrow Consultancy & Training Certificate valid for two years.

All fees for registration and certification are included in the workshop cost.

Our workshops are delivered thorough blended learning, removing the necessity for in-person lectures. Learners are granted a 30-day timeframe to complete a workshop, beginning on any Monday or Thursday.

Upon enrolment, learners will receive login credentials to access module materials at their convenience.

Group training and pricing details are available upon request.

Please feel free to contact us at 059 97 21416 for further information.