Annual Fundamental Infection Control: Standard Precautions
CPD Hours / Duration
1 hour/s
Depends on Membership level

Annual Fundamental Infection Control: Standard Precautions

Presenter Nursing CPD Institute

This theoretical competency will provide you with an update of current Standard Precaution Guidelines and evidence that your knowledge base is current.

Course Content

The use of standard precautions is the primary strategy for minimising the transmission of healthcare-associated infections.

The Australian Guidelines for the Prevention and Control of Infections in Healthcare (2019) continues to form the basis for infection management in Australian Healthcare Settings and can be found here>>

Target Audience

Learning Outcomes

In this session you will:

  • Reinforce your knowledge of Standard Precautions
  • Understand when Standard Precautions should be used
  • Investigate other components other than hand washing
  • Identify your knowledge competence in this area