Decontamination of Devices and Instruments Courses
The qualification is aimed at individuals that want knowledge on how to decontaminate devices in setting of healthcare and dental settings.
The decontaminating of Medical Devices Certificate Level Three is a short qualification that skills learners on decontamination of devices in settings of healthcare and is suitable for support staff of healthcare and tattoo or podiatrist staff.
The Dental Decontamination Certificate for the appropriate for dental nurses, dental assistants and dental technicials
INVOLVEMENTS OF STUDYING THE COURSE
In the course, the learner will cover things such as loading, preparation, operation and decontamination of devices and be able to understand how take care of the process of decontamination. The learner will also learn maintenance and validation of equipment and instrument and the infection control principles in the dental environment.
The learning will take place from the job work environment. Assessment is also conducted in the place of work and will include evidence portfolio in most units. One of the units of dental decontamination will be assessed via e-volve which is an online assessment.
THE CAREERS THAT THIS LEADS TO
Achieving this qualification can enable a learner to continue into employment, career opportunities in the field of decontamination or be engaged with higher professional development.
The Certificate in Level Three of Decontamination of medical equipment can help a learner to continue to studying several courses like level two and three diplomas in healthcare.
The learners that achieve the Dental Decontamination Certificate level three can continue to pursue courses like Level Three dental Nursing diploma.
THE INVOLVEMENTS OF THE COURSE DELIVERY
For one to qualify to deliver the course, he or she needs qualified staff for assessment and training.
There will be need for suitable resources and facilities for training and attainment of industry requirements by learners.
This is open for anybody but there must be enough resources for all learners that are required to complete the course.
This is suitable for those that want to up skill and also add their knowledge on how instruments are decontaminated and be able to understand the process and this includes validation of the instruments and implementation of procedures of infection control.