Health, Safety and Security

Accredited Unit of Learning Competence Title NOS/Code
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Level 2 Level 3
Handle information in a health and social care setting (1 credit) Promote good practice in handling information in health and social care settings (2 credits) Comply with legal requirements for maintaining confidentiality in healthcare CHS169
Move and position individuals in accordance with their plan of care (4 credits) Move and position individuals in accordance with their plan of care (4 credits) Contribute to the moving and positioning of individuals SCDHSC0223
Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care (3 credits) Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care (3 credits) Protect yourself form the risk of violence at work CFAWRV2
Resolve and evaluate workrelated violent incidents CFAWRV7
The principles of Infection Prevention Control (3 credits) The principles of Infection Prevention Control (3 credits) Perform hand hygiene to prevent the spread of infection IPC2.2012
Select and wear the appropriate personal protective equipment for work in healthcare settings (2 credits) Select and wear the appropriate personal protective equipment for work in healthcare settings (2 credits) Use personal protective equipment to prevent the spread of infection IPC6.2012
Causes and spread of infectionl (3 credits)
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Minimise the risk of infection when transporting and storing healthcare waste (3 credits)
Cleaning, decontamination and waste management Minimise the risk of spreading infection by cleaning, disinfection and storing care equipment IPC4.2012
Safely dispose of healthcare waste, including sharps, to prevent the spread of infection IPC7.2012
Contribute to health and safety in health and social care (4 credits) Promote and implement health and safety in health and social care (6 credits) Maintain health, safety and security practices within a health setting GEN96
Maintain a safe and clean environment SCDHSC0246
Disposal of clinical and non clinical waste within healthcare CHS212
Minimise the risk of spreading infection by cleaning, disinfecting and maintaining environments IPC1.2012
Clean, disinfect and remove spillages of blood and other body fluids to minimise the risk of infection IPC3.2012
Support the health and safety of yourself and individuals SCDHSC0022
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