This one-day training course for Designated Officers in the emergency services sector covers the identification, treatment and control of communicable diseases that can be contracted in the workplace.
This course will teach you:
- Applicable legislation and guidelines relating to the control of biological hazards and communicable diseases
- How to recognize, assess and control common infectious and communicable diseases
- Procedures to follow when a worker is exposed to an infectious disease
- The roles and responsibilities of workplace parties
Who should take this course?
Workers in the emergency services sector who wish to become the Designated Officer within their organization, as required by the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care.