BSBSS00095BC Cross-Sector Infection Control Skill Set (Building and Construction)

Course description

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This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to undertake work activities in compliance with organisational procedures that prevent and control infection. It has a particular emphasis on the above as it relates to COVID-19 and has been designed with a specific Building and Construction emphasis.

This FREE online infection control courses is self-paced, nationally recognised and can be undertaken from home, at any time. Upon completion of your online study component, you will need to undertake a 2-hour face-to-face assessment at The Gordon or at a suitable workplace to complete your course.
Upon completion of your infection control training, you will be able to confidently:

  • demonstrate the use of required precautions and control measures, as required for own work activities
  • confine at least one resource or piece of equipment that is suspected of being contaminated, according to organisational infection prevention and control procedures
  • dispose of waste according to organisational infection prevention and control procedures.

You will learn a range of skills including:

  • hand hygiene practices
  • social distancing measures
  • use of personal protective equipment
  • disposal of contaminated waste
  • hazard identification, control and reporting
  • appropriate protocols and responses in the event of an incident
  • knowledge regarding the basis of infection and transmission

A statement of attainment is issued upon the completion of the course.

This course is for the BSBSS00095 Cross-Sector Infection Control Skill Set, with the unit:
BSBWHS332X Apply infection prevention and control procedures to own work activities

Entry requirements:

  • you must be currently employed or a regular volunteer in a building and construction setting or on Job Keeper
  • be aged 17 years or older
  • have not previously completed this Skill Set or other accredited Infection Control Skill Sets
  • you must be a Victorian resident

Find out more about the FREE Infection Control set of courses available at The Gordon
You may only enrol in one Free Infection Short Course Skillset. Please choose the course that best suits your current employment arrangement.


Changes to delivery due to COVID-19

While The Gordon is permitted to deliver face-to-face teaching in compliance with current Government guidelines and COVIDSafe restrictions, many courses will utilise a blend of remote and on-campus learning. Find out more about delivery changes here.

Course sessions

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Location Classes Seats Left Fees
Friday 01/01/2021 Wednesday 30/06/2021 N/A N/A Online
Online 396
Full Fee Cost :AUD$ 0.00

Funded Cost :
AUD$ x
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Date published: 25/03/2021 4:53:43 PM

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