Do you have a designated infection control officer at your organization? This course is designed to prepare the Infection Control Officer to fully meet the requirements for the position established under NFPA 1581, OSHA, and the Ryan White Law. The Ryan White Law states that each EMS, Fire, and law enforcement agency must have a designated officer and an alternate to manage exposures for the department. The course will focus on legal and clinical issues with an emphasis on the implementation of the program. Participants will have access to resources including a template for an infection control plan that can be modified for your service. This course is 100% online, with no classroom or virtual requirement.
Designated Infection Control Officer
Designated Infection Control Officer Program
IS YOUR DEPARTMENT COMPLIANT WITH STATE AND FEDERAL LAW?
MEETS NFPA 1581 REQUIREMENT
This standard provides the minimum requirements for a fire department infection control program to identify and limit the potential of an infectious exposure to fire department members during the performance of their assigned duties and within the fire department working and living environment.
Several OSHA standards and directives are directly applicable to protecting workers against the transmission of infectious agents. This program will cover important rules and regulations set forth by OSHA for workplace safety and infectious disease exposure.
Our unique approach to online infection control officer training makes it easy for you to meet state and federal Infection Control Officer mandates. This course is 100% online and self-paced.
- No prerequisites – approved for Fire/EMS/LEO
- Resources that the DICO can use during and after the course
- Includes COVID-19 training
- Meets state and federal Infection Control Officer Training
- 8 Hour CEU CAPCE Accredited
- 100% online, complete at your pace.
- Learn On The Go… Anywhere, Anytime With Our Mobile-Friendly Program.
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