Department of Health - COVID-19 infection control training
The Department of Health has recently released a 30minute online training module in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. This training is for care workers across all health care settings, including aged care and disability workers, both in a residential and community setting.
The required mandatory module is 'Infection Control Training - Covid-19 There are many other modules available and we encourage you to complete any which may be relevant for your work such as the Aged Care Covid-19 Module.
This training module covers the fundamentals of infection prevention and control for COVID-19 including:
- COVID-19 – what is it?
- Signs and symptoms
- Keeping safe – protecting yourself and others
- Myth busting
Users must register, but registration is open to anyone. Training is hosted on an external site, provided by the Department of Health's trusted COVID-19 training partner, Aspen Medical.
To access the course, please click HERE
When you have completed the course please email the certificate to firstname.lastname@example.org