Breaking the chain of infection

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SIPCEP foundation layer topic: Breaking the chain of infection.

The resources on this page are specific to ‘Standard Infection Control Precautions’ and do not cover additional COVID-19 guidance. Please check the Foundation Layer page for further information.

Here you will find the elearning module and related learning resources.

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The elearning modules available are:

  • Breaking the chain of infection
  • Breaking the chain of infection : assessment
elearning modules
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