In every workplace, workers are exposed to day to day activities
which involve Infection control, some more than others.
You will get an understanding of how to implement standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks safely.
Individuals will gain the knowledge and skills required to respond to the
infection risks posed by the current COVID-19 pandemic
Individuals successfully completing HLTINFCOV001 Comply with infection prevention and
control policies and procedures will follow established organisation
infection prevention and control procedures, which will include:
Hand hygiene and care of hand
Use of personal protective equipment
Handling of waste
Enforcing clean and contaminated zones
Limitation of contamination
Important information prior to enrolment
Unit Being Delivered
The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course.
The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909:
HLTINFCOV001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
This course will be delivered:
Full face to face training must be delivered in the workplace
Online learning with face to face assessment at a Industry Training and Assessment Services facility
Must be employed and have the ability to complete required assessment tasks in the workplace
Physical capability to be able to meet the demands of the practical demonstration skills
Face to face workplace based training – 8 hours (minimum) – full face to face course
Online delivery with face to face Practical assessment – self paced online learning with a
scheduled 45-minute face to face practical assessment
Certificate Renewal Requirements
No industry recommended renewal is identified on the certificate, employers are
recommended to consult with stakeholders to identify appropriate training periods
What happens at the course?
Delivery of course information and learning activities.
Assessments conducted during training session(s) include:
Third Party Report
Health and Safety Risk Assessment Report
Choose and don PPE
Follow standard and additional precautions for infection prevention and control
Follow procedures for managing risks associated with specific hazards
Health and Safety Incident Report
Theory assessment - A written assessment consisting of short answer and multiple-choice questions
The student must complete all assessment questions.