Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control

4.5/5
  • New, improved course design, progress mapping, bookmarking
  • Enhanced visual elements for supporting comprehensive and effective learning
  • 150 graphic elements added to ease the monotony of plain text
  • Video-based course, play-pause-resume to suit your personal rhythm of learning
  • Just play the video and learn all about the basics of infection prevention and control in a hospital setting
`10,000*
Key Features
  • Expand your knowledge of Infection Prevention and Control
  • Get enabled to create infection control policies
  • Help bring down infection rates within your facility
  • Educate other staff about effective methods of infection prevention
Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control
4.5/5
  • New, improved course design, progress mapping, bookmarking
  • Enhanced visual elements for supporting comprehensive and effective learning
  • 150 graphic elements added to ease the monotony of plain text
  • Video-based course, play-pause-resume to suit your personal rhythm of learning
  • Just play the video and learn all about the basics of infection prevention and control in a hospital setting
  •  Course Duration
    1 month 2 Hours of eLearning
  •  Next Batch Date
    28th September 2020
`10,000*

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

Course Description

The Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control course is designed to provide knowledge about the impact of Hospital Acquired Infections (HAIs) and the roles of various stakeholders involved in infection prevention and control. The course incorporates best practices recommended by latest guidelines. The topics included in this course talk about how and why infections occur in hospitals, and ways to avoid such infections in the first place. The course also covers the ways of handling biomedical and hazardous wastes and methods of disinfecting the hospital environment.

The 2019 Edition of this course has been upgraded to convey the astute guidelines and components of infection prevention and control put forth by international agencies like WHO and CDC, in a simplified and lucid manner without losing its essence.

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

Key Features
  • feature
    Expand your knowledge of Infection Prevention and Control
  • feature
    Get enabled to create infection control policies
  • feature
    Help bring down infection rates within your facility
  • feature
    Educate other staff about effective methods of infection prevention
Course Outline
1.Healthcare Associated Infections: Their Impact and Significance
2.Infection Prevention and Control Program
3.Prevention of HAI
4.Protection of Health Care Worker
5.Infection Control Practices to Prevent Infections from the Environment
6.Cleaning Disinfection and Sterilization
7.Surveillance of HAI
8.Outbreak Investigation
Course Outline
1.Healthcare Associated Infections: Their Impact and Significance
2.Infection Prevention and Control Program
3.Prevention of HAI
4.Protection of Health Care Worker
5.Infection Control Practices to Prevent Infections from the Environment
6.Cleaning Disinfection and Sterilization
7.Surveillance of HAI
8.Outbreak Investigation

What our customers say about us

FAQs
1. Course related
  • What is the total duration of the IPC Level 1 course?
    • Level 1 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
  • 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.

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 [email protected] & 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:[email protected]
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 [email protected]
  • 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 [email protected], directing it to the academics team.
5. Certificate
  • What certification will I get at the end of the course?
    • Successful completion of Level 1: “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
4.8

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 28th September 2020

Course Duration

1 month 2 Hours of eLearning
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Faculty

Dr. Ratna Rao
4.8

Available Payment Options

  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Bank Transfer
  • Loan
Reviews
  • RAJWINDER KAUR, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    I like Medvarsity. Your staff very co-operative they help to me every time when I was call to them when I unable to understand anything they help to me every time. Thank you so much to all.

  • Bhagyashree. S. Patil, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    Content is good but giving Examples would have been better to understand the topic, like calculation of device related infections with examples of catheter associated UTIs or VAP etc.

  • Rehanabanu Dilavarbhai Rathod, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    Content are adequate and prepared nicely.

  • ELSAMMA YOHANNAN, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    I am satisfied with the content

  • Rupinderjit Kaur, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    I like Medvarsity university, because relevant topics have provides and material is very easy.

  • Diksha Kaushal, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    I would request that the admissions officers number also be there on the student profile so that in case of emergency he can be reached as the toll free no is hard to reach most of the time. And thanku its been a great learning experience.

  • AnilKumar Dhakar, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    Best online course or time consuming for those people who are already in job so its more beneficial for upgrading the skills and knowledge. Thanks

  • Nisha Chandarh, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    Content is very clear and short ,easy to learn and understandable …

  • Kavyashree M, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    Thank u medvarsity team , help to my future thank u.

  • RAJWINDER KAUR, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    I like Medvarsity. Your staff very co-operative, they help me every time when I was calling them or when I was unable to understand anything they help to me every time. Thank you so much to all.

  • BhagwanSingh Jatav, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    I’m very happy and good platform received.

  • Dr. Priyanka Sharma, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    The videos provided are very nice and it would be really appreciated if a link could be provided to download them or view them in offline mode.

  • Puja Dey, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    All content are easily and appropriate I covered the whole syllabus. Thanks Medvarsity to give a chance for online study.

  • SUMANI, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    It was very useful for me.

  • Jobanpreet Singh, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    Medvarsity is very good option for every student for distance study…I really like their programs.

  • Sonali Gomar, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    Short time course and great experience.

  • KISHAN MANAPALLY, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    This is M KISHAN I have learning here lot various unknown assessment. Thank you sir.

  • Harpinder Kaur, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    All are good nursing practices useful in health care facility in the prevention of hospital acquired infections.

  • Anil Rajput, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    I am very happy to do this course and very helpful to me
    It is very good course for my knowledge upgradation

  • Bandana, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    No any specific feedback. but I would like to say that is is very useful course I got lot of knowledge for this and it is very easy method to do continue studies for working people. Thanks Medvarsity and special thanks for Nikhil for providing good guidance..

  • Manpreet Kaur, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    Medvarsity is the best way to improve my knowlege related to my profession..thanku.

  • Twinkle Kaushik, Infection Prevention and Control - '18

    Medvarsity provides a good range of informationional content so that students can enhance their knowledge in an appropriate direction.