SUPPORT WORKER TRAINING

Supporting People to Stay Infection Free

This training resource covers the COVID-19 basics within an overview of the broader approaches to infection prevention and control in disability. It explores how the NDIS Code of Conduct interacts with safety and choice related to infection prevention strategies in people’s homes and community activities. 

Learning Outcomes

• Know your role and duty to help people stay infection free
• Be aware of the chain of infection including key modes of transmission
• Know why many people with disability are more vulnerable to infection
• Know how to follow standard and additional precautions and the importance of them to minimise the risk of spreading infection
• Know where to find more information on infection control and prevention 

Time required

30 minutes

Date published

4 May 2020

This course is available to view for free.

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