2. Standard and transmission-based precautions

2.4 Professional development, education and training opportunities

ACSQHC Infection Prevention and Control eLearning Modules:

  • Principles of infection prevention and control - Provides an understanding of the basic principles of infection prevention and control. Content includes healthcare-associated infections, colonisation and infection, standard precautions, transmission-based precautions, use and management of invasive devices and antimicrobial stewardship.

Tasmanian Government Department of Health eLearning Infection Prevention and Control Series:

  • Chain of infection
  • Standard Precautions
  • Transmission-Based Precautions
  • Hand Hygiene
  • Waste and Linen Management
  • Environmental Cleaning
  • Aseptic Technique
  • Single-Use Items, Disinfection and Sterilisation
  • Respiratory Hygiene and Cough Etiquette
  • Healthcare Associated Infections

VICNISS Infection Prevention and Control eLearning Modules:

Personal Protective Equipment Demonstration Videos:

  • Standard Precautions
  • Contact Precautions
  • Droplet Precautions
  • Airborne Precautions
  • Contact and Droplet Precautions
  • Airborne and Contact Precautions

Other resources:

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