Academy of Continuing Education

Healthcare, Nutrition and Fitness

Infection Control Principles and Practices in Healthcare Settings


This online course equips the participants with evidence-based principles and practices that are crucial for establishing a successful infection prevention and control (IPC) program in healthcare. This certified training program offers valuable insights and best practices in IPC, sourced from reputable international organizations such as CDC, WHO, AORN, APIC, OSHA, among others, with the aim of improving healthcare outcomes.


This workshop entails the following:
(1) Infection control principles, practices, and regulation overview in healthcare settings
(2) Chain of Infection
(3) Engineering & work practices controls
(4) Environmental controls
(5) Sterilization and Disinfection of Patient-Care Items in healthcare settings
(6) Standard precautions
(7) Standard Precautions - Personal Protective equipment
(8) Key measures to enhance safety in Healthcare settings
(9) Occupational health and safety
(10) Occupational health and safety