Infection Control: Decontamination

£7.99

This e-learning course will provide you with a clear understanding of why we need infection control and decontamination procedures and how we can achieve robust infection control measures with the dental practice.

To fulfil our professional responsibilities and our duty of care, we need to undertake infection control and decontamination processes to provide a safe working environment for our patients and all practice team members. We need to protect our patients and all team members from cross infection and reduce the transmission of blood-borne viruses and SARS-CoV-2.

This e-learning course will provide you with a clear understanding of why we need infection control and decontamination procedures and how we can achieve robust infection control measures with the dental practice.

Aim:

The aim of this online course is to update members of the dental team on infection control and decontamination processes and procedures.

The objective of this course is to help members of the dental team achieve their Enhanced CPD requirements in an engaging and helpful format.

Objective

The objective of this course is to provide a better understanding of:

  • Why we need to undertake infection control and decontamination processes.
  • When we should undertake testing and validation.
  • How we can ensure we provide a clean and hygienic environment that is safe for our patients and our team members.
  • Where decontamination processes should be undertaken.
  • Who tells us what we need to do.
  • Decontamination procedures:
    • Pre-sterilisation.
    • Inspection.
    • Sterilisation.
    • Aseptic storage.

GDC Development Outcomes: C, D

This course provides 60 minutes of ECPD.