RSPH Level 2 Award In Infection Prevention and Control for Special Procedures Practitioners

Qualification Overview

What is it?

The objective of the RSPH Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention and Control is to cover the principles of infection control through application of the ‘chain of infection’ and the ‘standard infection control precautions’.

The purpose of this qualification is for learners to obtain a knowledge and understanding of; the importance of infection control and prevention, associated infectious and non-infectious hazards, good infection practice and controls based upon an awareness of the chain of infection and standard infection control precautions.

This qualification is on The Education and Skills Funding Agency list of qualifications approved for funding.

This qualification is regulated by Ofqual and Qualification Wales.

Who is it for?

This qualification is for Special Procedures Practitioners either employed, self-employed or as practitioners managing a business. It is a valuable free standing qualification that is also suitable for apprentices and trainee practitioners engaged in other relevant vocational training and employment.

The qualification is also mandatory for practitioners who offer the following services under the new licensing requirements in Wales:

  • Tattooing
  • Body Piercing
  • Acupuncture
  • Electrolysis
  • Semi-permanent skin colouring
How do I apply?

We are in the process of finalising  the course content.

If you are interested in taking this qualification, please register your interest below and we will keep you updated with upcoming course dates and times. 

Where are we located?

All of our courses are run from our training venue located at: 

Edwards Business Parc 
CF72 8TQ

Parking is available on site.

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