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Health and Safety Representatives Community of Practice

NDS, in partnership with WorkSafe Victoria, is commencing a Community of Practice for Health and Safety Representatives at disability service organisations.
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ACT Disability Sector Forum

Registrations are now open for our last ACT Disability Sector Forum for 2020. These forums provide a unique opportunity for providers across the ACT to come together to discuss issues related to the...

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Infection, Prevention & Control

A female disability worker looking and smiling at a seated older woman
Location: National (Online)
Date: 1/01/2020 to 30/06/2021
Individual access

This comprehensive course written by subject matter experts which outlines strategies to successfully prevent and control the spread of infection which has never been more important than it is today.

This course equips workers with the latest evidence based knowledge required to prevent and control infection according to current Work Health Safety (WHS) legislation, standards and industry codes of practice.

Content covers:

  • identifying the risk of infection;
  • responding appropriately to situations that pose an infection risk and reporting accordingly;
  • identifying common infections;
  • recognising the modes of transmission of infection;
  • applying standard precautions as part of own work routine;
  • recognising situations when transmission based precautions may be required and reporting accordingly; and
  • applying transmission based precautions when standard precautions may not be sufficient to control infections.


  • Individual access: $35.00 plus GST for 12 months 
  • Volume discounts are available on application

Proudly distributed in partnership with Cerebral Palsy Alliance Training Alliance.

Format Delivery: 
e-Learning Module:  Online (Duration: 60 minutes)  
Target Audience: This comprehensive course is recommended for workers who require knowledge of safe work practices in order to prevent, and if necessary control, infection in the workplace.


Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact the Learn and Develop Team,