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Statement of Attainment Cross-Sector Infection Control Skill Set BSBSS00095

Overview

This Infection Control skill set has been developed in response to COVID 19 to address the skills and knowledge required to undertake work activities in compliance with organisational procedures that prevent and control infection.

This training is for workers in all industries who require the skills and knowledge to reduce the risk and transmission of infection while carrying out routine work activities in their job role.

Qualification:

Statement of Attainment - Cross-Sector Infection Control Skill Set BSBSS00095

Program No:

SA-BT22

Duration:

Approximately 15 hours of online study and assessment. You will need a workplace to undertake some assessment tasks.

Cost Info:

Further information about fees is available at Course fees and assistance

Likely Job Outcome:

This unit of competency from the BSB Business Services Training Package provides the skills and knowledge required to follow infection prevention and control procedures in the workplace.

Application Type:

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Additional Information

This short course is offered fully online. You will require a computer and adequate internet access. Technical support or help with digital literacy skills is provided. At enrolment, you will be given information on how to access and use CITs online learning platform.

Skilled Capital
This course is offered under Skilled Capital. This initiative is funded by the ACT and Australian Governments through the Project Agreement for the National Infection Control Training Fund. Places are limited and subject to availability and eligibility. To find out if you are eligible, please visit the ACT Government Skills Canberra COVID-19 Infection Control Training website.


Skills Recognition

Entry Requirements

Open entry.

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Literacy Skills Information

We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework literacy levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your program of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with the lower level program. Please visit Foundation Skills.

Transition Information

Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.

Subject Cancellations/Changes

To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at infoline@cit.edu.au.


Subject Information

Complete 1 subject

Core: Complete 1

  • BSBWHS332X   Apply infection prevention and control procedures to own work activities
    • CIT Code: WPHS138
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to undertake work activities in compliance with organisational procedures that prevent and control infection. It involves implementing standard and transmission-based precautions, identifying infection hazards, and assessing and responding to infection risks. The unit applies to all workers required to undertake their activities in compliance with the infection prevention and control procedures in place in their workplace. The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice
      Prerequisites: Nil

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More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email infoline@cit.edu.au