*EVOC is delighted to be able to offer this training course FREE of charge, having been successfully awarded Prevention Investment Fund money from the Edinburgh Integration Joint Board. Places are available to organisations that offer services to people over 50 in Edinburgh and/or with adults living in areas of demonstrable health inequalities. Up to two places for staff or volunteers can be booked on each course.
Please indicate in the of the Booking Form how your organisation is eligible, under the section: ‘Any other requirements’ and put PIF in ‘Discount Code’ box.
This course is designed for all staff and volunteers who require introductory or refresher training in the key points in infection control. Suitable for adult and child carers.
- what is infection control
- common causes of infection and how it spreads
- preventative measures and breaking the cycle of infection (hygiene and clean environments)
About the Trainer: Muriel Hood
Muriel has over 30 years experience in nursing, working in in senior positions in both social care and health care and with a wide range of clients, including older people and children with additional needs.