The Health Management Institute of Ireland’s learning and development partner, The Learning Rooms are kindly making their Hand Hygiene eLearning course available for free to all healthcare organisations worldwide. While the course is aimed at those working in healthcare, much of the advice is relevant for family carers wishing to keep themselves and their loved ones protected from Covid-19.
About the Hand Hygiene online course
The Hand Hygiene online course is designed to equip participants working in a healthcare environment with essential hand hygiene knowledge. Participants will learn about industry best practices, such as why hand hygiene is so important, when to perform hand hygiene procedures, and the correct hand washing technique. This Hand Hygiene online course utilises WHO’s Five Moments for Hand Hygiene, so that learners understand the context and importance of hand hygiene.
By the end of this course, participants will understand:
- Why hand hygiene is important
- When to perform hand hygiene
- How to prepare for hand hygiene
- The hand hygiene technique
- The WHO’s Five Moments of Hand Hygiene