HLTINFCOV001 Comply With Infection Prevention and Control Policies and Procedures



A set of skills to follow organisational infection prevention and control policies and procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks in organisations.


Successful completion of the program will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for any of the unit/s of competency they have been deemed competent in. Recognition is available for this qualification – see the Participant Handbook or the Recognition Process page for more information.


This training is subsidised by the NSW Government under Smart & Skilled (NSW residents only). For more information and eligibility requirements see https://www.bsilearning.edu.au/funded-training/smart-and-skilled.

Core Units

HLTINFCOV001 - Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

1. Follow standard and additional precautions for infection prevention and control.

2. Identify infection hazards and assess risks.

3. Follow procedures for managing risks associated with specific hazards.