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Infection control training increases employee’s awareness of how to prevent and control infection. The training also addresses the National Guidelines on infection and hygiene.

Upon completion the learner will:

  • Understand what the area of infection control means and its importance for every member of the healthcare team
  • Have a better understanding of the basic principles of infection control and be able to apply standard precautions in relation to infection control
  • Be aware of the importance of infection prevention and control in providing a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors
  • Be aware of healthcare associated infection
  • Understand their role in the prevention of the spread of infection
  • Know and understand the National Guidance on Guidelines on Infection Prevention and Control and WHO Guidelines on Hand Hygiene


Online  – Commence at a time suits you and work at your own pace. Full tutor support available throughout.

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Entry Requirement: Strong interest or working in providing quality care in a healthcare setting. A strong level of spoken and written English required. Access to a PC and good internet.

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  1. Michelle Hutton February 6, 2018 at 5:55 pm - Reply

    When is the next date for this infection control workshop in carlow ?

    • Barrow Training February 7, 2018 at 9:21 am - Reply

      Hi Michelle, many thanks for the comment. Email sent to you now!

  2. Katriona wyer February 9, 2018 at 3:29 pm - Reply

    What courses can be done online?
    I need mapa and infection control

    • Barrow Training February 9, 2018 at 4:38 pm - Reply

      Hi Katriona, many thanks for your comment. Email sent to you now!

  3. Sharon Bates February 24, 2018 at 7:45 pm - Reply

    I am looking to do infection control just the 2 year cert one, safeguarding for vulnerable adults and MAPA this cert has to be Cpi accredited if you could let me know if i could do any of these on line or where there is a course been held in the Wexford or Carlow area.
    Kind Regards

    • Barrow Training February 26, 2018 at 11:31 am - Reply

      Hi Sharon, many thanks for your comment. Email sent to you now!

  4. Amanda Howes March 7, 2018 at 2:45 pm - Reply

    Could i get a quick email on this course please and thank you.

    • Barrow Training March 7, 2018 at 4:37 pm - Reply

      Hi Amanda, many thanks for the message. Email sent to you now!

  5. carol March 26, 2018 at 10:44 pm - Reply

    Hi Could you let me know when next training day on and locattion,

    • Barrow Training March 27, 2018 at 9:44 am - Reply

      Hi Carol, many thanks for your message. Email sent to you now!!!

  6. Tina clarke April 8, 2018 at 7:54 pm - Reply

    Hi I’m interested in doing your infection control and also mapa….do barrow training still do courses in clonmel as I originally did my full fetac with barrow training in clonmel few years ago…thanks tina

    • Barrow Training April 9, 2018 at 10:42 am - Reply

      Hi Tina, many thanks for your message. Email sent to you now!

  7. michelle boland September 26, 2018 at 11:12 am - Reply

    I am looking for a hand hygiene assessor course. I don’t see it in your list of courses. Is this something you do?

  8. Iveta Semianova January 16, 2019 at 9:09 pm - Reply

    HI Im interested few online training.Can you let me know which will be soon??Thank you.

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