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Level 2 Infection Prevention & Control

The CIBTAC Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention and Control is a knowledge-based qualification. It is aimed at equipping the learner with awareness of how to prevent and control the spread of infection within the work environment and how to work safely.

Learners will understand common infections and the chain of infection, the importance of correct hand washing procedures, the principles of personal protective equipment, the decontamination process, waste management procedures and roles and responsibilities in preventing infection.

Study Infection Control Online

This qualification is listed in the Ofqual register of qualifications. The CIBTAC Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention and Control provides core knowledge of infection prevention and control to support a role within the workplace.

CIBTAC’s Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention and Control can be taken as a standalone qualification for any work environment, as a CPD update for beauty therapists and aesthetic practitioners or alongside Level 2 to Level 5 qualifications offered by CIBTAC.

Course Format 

This course is made up of one unit of study: 

Course Unit Format - 5 Modules: 

Module 1 - Understand common infections and the chain of infection
Module 2 - Understand the correct handwashing procedures
Module 3 - Understand the use of PPE in infection prevention
Module 4 - Understand the roles and responsibilities in the workplace for preventing the spread of infection
Module 5 - Understand how to reduce the risk of transmission of Coronavirus in the workplace

Course Delivery - Audio-visual e-learning

Course Resources - Digital portfolio and e-learning portal

Course Assessment - Online multiple choice questions and final theory examination.

Duration - 3 months consisting of 5 Guided Learning Hours (GLH). Minimum of 10 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) which includes private study time and assessment completion.

Tutor Support - Email and phone

Course entry requirements – one of the following:

Minimum of 3 GCCEs or equivalent
Open access on assessment of suitability for learning at Level 2
PLUS - Fluency in English

Certification - The OFQUAL accredited CIBTAC Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention and Control - graded at pass, merit or distinction.

Credit Value: 1 credit

Enrol NOW - To enrol on this course, please purchase below and download the zip file at checkout which contains your Welcome Letter and Registration Form.