Using personal protective equipment is a daily part of every front line health worker's job. This interactive course contains everything you need to know about using the right PPE for any circumstances and how to use it. Based on best available evidence, it contains all the current information necessary to apply this standard precaution in practice, including demonstrations on how to peforrm respirator mask fit checks.
This course has been written by healthcare content experts and peer reviewed.
All healthcare workers
Through interactive learning and video demonstrations, participants will learn all aspects of the use of personal protective equipment in the healthcare environment.
At the end of this course, participants will:
Consistent with the latest best practice evidence and current national and international guidelines, this course provides the learning required to enable participants to apply a decision making framework to the use of PPE. It is consistent with the applicable requirements for infection control contained in NSQHS Standard 3 and ACQS Standard 3.