Disinfection & Decontamination

Decontamination of Dental Instruments

Contributes1 hour to your CPD

£6.99

(or included in your £36 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course outlines the requirements of reprocessing dental instruments and will aid learners to comply with HTM 01-05 (England), WHTM 01-05 (Wales), SDCEP (Scotland) and DHSSPSNI (Northern Ireland). 

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment. 

If you achieve 80% or more, you pass the course and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder.

If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and take the assessment again when you feel confident. 

Aims:

The aim of this course is to provide all learners with an understanding of the different types of decontamination processes and highlight the requirements based on local legislation. 

Objectives:

Learners will be able to: 

  • Clearly outline the cleaning processes accepted in accordance with local legislation
  • Define the individual stages of the decontamination process
  • Highlight the requirement of auditing
  • Implement accurate record keeping systems

Learning Outcomes:

  • Learners will be able to: 
  • Identify the individual stages of the decontamination process
  • Understand the importance of auditing
  • Establish accurate record keeping systems
  • Outline the cleaning process accepted in accordance with local legislation