Infection Control Skill Set (Transport And Logistics)

Infection Control Skill Set (Transport And Logistics)

Course Code
:
HLTSS00067
Department
:
Health CoE
Study Area(s)
:
Health Services, Nursing
Campus
:
ONLINE, WORKPLACE DELIVERY
Course Length
:
Flexible(8 weeks)

Start Date(s): Anytime
End Date(s): 8 weeks from course commencement
Days and Time: Flexible online and workplace

Course Overview

This skill set is for individuals working in various capacities in transport and logistics who require the skills and knowledge to decrease the risk of and transmission of infection whilst carrying out their daily duties.

Participants will learn to follow organisational infection prevention and control policies and procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks in workplaces operating in the transport and logistics industry.

This skill set has one unit of competency: HLTINFCOV001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

This course is fully funded through the National Infection Control Fund for eligible participants.

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Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
HLTINFCOV001Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures (HLTINFCOV001)25


How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed using a variety of methods including:

  • Questioning – short answer questions
  • Product – video performance evidence in the workplace
  • Third Party Reports from workplace supervisor
  • Completion of Hand Hygiene online module

Additional comments

If the participant is unable to meet all the assessment requirements in the workplace, they will be required to attend simulated practical skill development and assessment on campus – 3 hour session.

What will I study?

This skill set has one unit of competency:

HLTINFCOV001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.

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This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2021 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
 
 
 
Government Subsidised
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Concession
Indicative total tuition fee#
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Full Fee
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$0.00
$0.00
$0.00
Apprentice/Trainee
$N/A
$N/A
$N/A

Table 2

Average course
material fees*

$0.00

Average course
consumable fees*
$0.00

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student.

Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as the Student Support Fee. 

2021 Student Services Fee (Table 3)


 Type of cohort:

Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2021: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None

Exemptions

The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
25 25 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2021. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student. If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees.

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What costs and other fees should I expect?

This infection control skill set is free to eligible participants. 

Can I apply?

You will need to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy Assessment.

Participants must be employed in a customer-facing role in the transport and logistics industry with an employment status of one of the following:

  • full-time employee
  • part-time employee 
  • self-employed − not employing others
  • self-employed − employing others; or 
  • employed − unpaid worker in a family business

Participants must not have previously completed this Skill Set or any other Infection Control Skill Sets.

Where and how can I study?

This course is delivered via a combination of online, workplace and simulation. If you are unable to meet all the assessment requirements in the workplace, you will be required to attend simulated practical skill development and assessment on campus – 3 hour session.

What employment opportunities will I have?

N/A

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

Upon completion of this skill set, participants will be able to:

  1. Follow standard and additional precautions for infection prevention and control
  2. Identify infection hazards and assess risks
  3. Follow procedures for managing risks associated with specific hazards

What qualifications will I receive?

You will receive an accredited Statement of Attainment.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

Achievement of this unit of competency provides credit towards qualifications in a range of training packages where infection control skills are required.

How do I apply?

Apply for this course by clicking on the 'Apply Here' button above.

How will I be selected for this course?

You will need to be currently employed in a critical industry in a customer-facing role in a transport and logistics setting with an employment status of one of the following: 

  • full-time employee
  • part-time employee 
  • self-employed − not employing others
  • self-employed − employing others; or 
  • employed − unpaid worker in a family business