Be confident that you know this key topic with
our easy to use e-learning course.
5 Hours verifiable CPD
As a dental professional, you have a clear responsibility to
understand and implement effective decontamination procedures within your
practice to ensure a safe environment for all patients and staff. This short
course will cover all the essential information you need to know to enable you
to do this.
This course is designed to provide a
thorough grounding in all aspects of dental decontamination, and is also broad
enough to act as a comprehensive refresher course for those who already have
some experience in this field.
The course covers the following topic areas:
2. Infectious Conditions
3. Hand Hygiene
4. Personal Protective Equipment
5. Preparation of Environment
6. Introduction to dental equipment
7. Cleaning Methods
By the end of the course, participants will have an
understanding of the principles behind decontamination, the knowledge and
skills necessary to carry out common decontamination tasks, and an awareness of
the regulations for their UK nation.
You will be required to complete quizzes on each topic to
test your knowledge. The pass mark for each quiz is 100%, but don't worry – you
will have three attempts at each quiz. When you have viewed each topic and
passed all quizzes, you will be awarded a certificate.
The course will provide you with all of the recommended
reading, including the regulations and guidelines for decontamination that are
in force in your area. All resources will be available to download upon