MOHE APPROVAL : KPT/JPS(N/723/3/0150) MQA (PA5314)
DURATION OF STUDIES : Six (6) months full-time programme
INTAKE : June, September
Post Basic in Infection Control is a six-month programme designed to meet the high demand in the Healthcare sector. By attending this course, nurses will be more competent in their day to day duty as Infection Control Nurse by continuous update of skills and knowledge which is essential in the rapidly expanding area of infection prevention and control. This programme also will provide nurses with expert knowledge and provide assistance and guidance in developing the skills and practical experience that will form a strong foundation for their journey towards expertise in the field of infection prevention and control.
Upon completion, the nurses could become infection control practitioner and also progress in management, education and research. An infection control practitioner is a nurse who handles policy implementation within a healthcare facility, ensuring that hospital staff are following proper sterilization and disinfection procedures. They may also participate in outreach programs to educate the public and patients about topics such as disease prevention.
Full-time study delivered through the following methods: