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The learning resources within this section are designed to be the foundation for your COVID-19 vaccination programme learning. Topics include: What is COVID-19? legal aspects of COVID-19 vaccination including informed consent,  COVID-19 Vaccine development and adverse event reporting

The Core Knowledge for COVID-19 Vaccinators elearning resource has been refreshed in August 2022 to reflect the current context of the COVID-19 Vaccination programme.

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You can find learning resources to support the development of vaccine specific knowledge in this section under the following headings:

Core Knowledge for COVID-19 Vaccinators
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You can find learning resources to support the development of Core COVID-19 knowledge in this section:

  • Core knowledge for COVID-19 vaccination (units 1-3)

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Intramuscular (IM) Injection Technique for Adults
Intra muscular injection diagram

This short learning resource and video on intramuscular injections are intended to support practitioners administering COVID-19 Vaccines to adults:

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