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IQ Level 2 Award in the Prevention and Control of Infection (QCF) (CERT ONLY)

 

Qualification Number 601/2018/6
Title IQ Level 2 Award in the Prevention and Control of Infection (QCF) (CERT ONLY)
Category National
Sector Health & Care
Operational Start Date 07/01/2014
Operational End Date 30/09/2016
Total Units 3 Mandatory Units
Min Guided Learning Hours 70 Total Qualification Time
Min Age From 16

 


Registration Fee : £35.50 (excluding VAT) 


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About this Qualification

The IQ Level 2 Award in the Prevention and Control of Infection (QCF) aims to familiarise learners with infection control policies and procedures, develop understanding of causes of infections, how they are spread, conditions which favour their growth and ways to reduce/prevent spread of infection - waste disposal, hand washing, cleaning and PPE. This qualification is designed to develop knowledge of infection control. Learners may access this training in order to progress to further qualifications or to complement other programmes. It is suitable for learners preparing for employment or for learners who are already in employment and who need to understand infection control for their job role.

 Progression:

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress on to further training or education and go on to qualifications in health and social care, such as:

  • IQ Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (QCF)
  • IQ Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (QCF)

Unit Structure

IQ Level 2 Award in the Prevention and Control of Infection (QCF) (CERT ONLY)
Mandatory UnitsMinimum Units:3
 Minimum Credits:7
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 H/501/7103Causes and Spread of Infection2220
 R/501/6738Cleaning, Decontamination and Waste Management2220
 L/501/6737The principles of Infection Prevention and Control2330

 


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