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Learner Career Outcomes

75%

started a new career after completing these courses

38%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

15%

got a pay increase or promotion

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 7 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 35 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
1.1 Defining antibiotic resistance7m
1.2 Understanding antibiotic resistance7m
1.3 Understanding how antibiotic resistant bacteria spread8m
1.4 Controlling the spread of antibiotic resistant bacteria9m
1 reading
Module Evaluation10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz34m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Isolation Precautions

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 41 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
2.2 Review of Standard Precautions12m
2.3 Contact Precautions7m
2.4 Droplet Precautions7m
2.5 Airborne Precautions4m
1 reading
Module Evaluation10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz36m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Safe Injection Practices

1 hour to complete
3 videos (Total 48 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
3.2 Safe Injection Practices13m
3.3 Safe Diabetes Care 18m
1 reading
Module Evaluation10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz16m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Environmental Disinfection

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 24 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
4.2 How to clean the environment effectively8m
4.3 Monitoring the effectiveness of cleaning6m
4.4 Cleaning hard to kill pathogens: C. difficile and Norovirus3m
1 reading
Module Evaluation10m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz28m

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