Advanced Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control

4/5
  • Learn best practices of Infection prevention and control
  • 10 hours of E-Learning Content
  • Self-learning and Online assessment
  • Certified by Medvarsity
$231 USD*
Key Features
  • Learn advanced epidemiological aspects
  • Get enabled to investigate and solve problems related to IPC
  • Gain the knowledge and skills required to prevent HAIs
  • Implement the best practices of IPC in your settings
Advanced Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control
  • Learn best practices of Infection prevention and control
  • 10 hours of E-Learning Content
  • Self-learning and Online assessment
  • Certified by Medvarsity

Course Description

The advanced certificate in infection prevention and control is an advanced program aimed at health professionals in or considering a career in the field of infection prevention and control. In this course, you will understand the basic concepts of epidemiological investigation of healthcare associated infections (HAIs), antimicrobial resistance and stewardship, methods of preventing HAIs and the best practices in IPC.

By the end of this course, you should be able to apply the learnings from the course to the implementation of IPC, examination, investigation and solving of scenarios and problems related to IPC.

Eligibility:

Healthcare professionals (doctors, nurses, dentists, physiotherapists, nutritionists, paramedical and technical staff).

Hospital administrators and other administrative staff involved in managing infection prevention and control activities in healthcare settings.

Specially focused on infection control practitioners including Microbiologists, Infection control nurses and Nurse Administrators.

On completion of this course, the student will be awarded the Advanced Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control by Medvarsity.

Course Validity: 1 month. There will be an extra charge on the extension of the course validity.

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4/5
  • Course Duration
    1 month 10 Hours of learning
  • Next Batch Date
    2nd March 2020
$231 USD*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Key Features
  • feature
    Learn advanced epidemiological aspects
  • feature
    Get enabled to investigate and solve problems related to IPC
  • feature
    Gain the knowledge and skills required to prevent HAIs
  • feature
    Implement the best practices of IPC in your settings
Course Outline
1.Types of HAI and surveillance methods
2.Epidemiological investigation
3.Antibiotic and antibiotic resistance
4.Prevention of HAI bundle concept, risk assessment, team building, audits, specialised settings
5.CSSD Planning, Construction, Operations, Quality control
6.Best practices in IPC-Sustenance of program, communication, quality performance and improvement
Course Outline
1.Types of HAI and surveillance methods
2.Epidemiological investigation
3.Antibiotic and antibiotic resistance
4.Prevention of HAI bundle concept, risk assessment, team building, audits, specialised settings
5.CSSD Planning, Construction, Operations, Quality control
6.Best practices in IPC-Sustenance of program, communication, quality performance and improvement
FAQs
1. Course related
  • What is the total duration of the IPC Level 2 course?
    • IPC Level 2 duration is 1 month.
  • Is this course recognized by MCI?
    • Medical Council of India does not recognize courses that are offered through online or blended learning platform.
2. Eligibility for the course
  • What is the eligibility criteria for international students?
    • The eligibility criteria for the course for international students is similar. In case you have any queries regarding eligibility, our guidance counselors will be able to provide more information on the same.
3. Course delivery
  • How to access the course material online?
    • To access the course, click on kite.medvarsity.com using the login ID and password provided to you or click on “LOG IN USING YOUR ACCOUNT ON Google” and enter your Email ID: Gmail ID (Only if Gmail ID mentioned in the Application) & Password. In case you don’t have access to login ID and password, write to us at support@medvarsity.com & quote your registered email ID.
  • What if I am unable to open the Medvarsity website?
    • In the first instance, you should contact our student support teams to make a complaint using one of these methods, during operating hours.
Student Support TeamOperating Hours
Email:support@medvarsity.com
Phone:1800 103 6006
IVR OPTION 2
Mail:Medvarsity Online Limited
Block B, II Floor, Sanali Infopark, 2 LV Prasad Marg,, Jubilee Hills,
Park View Enclave, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad,
Telangana 500034
Whats App Number:7331105450
9 am- 7pm,
Mon-Sat (IST)
4. Assessments
  • How will the assessments be for course?
    • All assessments will be based on online tests.
  • What if I am not able to clear the final test in each level in the first attempt?
    • You will be given three attempts to clear the tests. If you are not able to clear the final test for the Level in three attempts, you will have to pay re-activation fees. Contact Toll free (1800-103-6006) or write to us at support@medvarsity.com.
  • What if I feel that a question is wrongly framed or an answer is wrongly marked in the online exams?
    • If you feel that something is wrongly mentioned, you can write at support@medvarsity.com, directing it to the academics team.
5. Certificate
  • What certification will I get at the end of the course?
    • Successful completion of Level 2: “Advanced Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control”.
  • When will I get my certificate?
    • Once you successfully pass each Level, your E-Certificate will be generated in the Learning management system.
6. Placement Assistance
  • Do you provide any placement assistance?
    • We do not provide any placement guarantee as an outcome of the course. On a case to case basis we will introduce your profile to specific recruiting partners but no job guarantee is provided.
7. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery or what if I have any suggestions to improve the quality of the course?
Faculty
Dr. Ratna Rao

Course Director
MBBS, MD (Microbiology), JIPMER, CIC,
Consultant Microbiologist, Director of Lab Medicine Convenor, Infection Prevention and Control Committee, In-charge, Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD), Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

Certified by the Board of Infection Control & Epidemiology (CBIC) and Queens University, Canada in Infection Control (CIC), Dr.Ratna Rao has nearly three decades of professional experience in infection prevention and quality improvement and has lead a highly motivated infection control team over a span of two decades.

Next Batch Start Date 2nd March 2020

Course Duration

1 month 10 Hours of learning
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Faculty

Dr. Ratna Rao

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