Disinfection & Decontamination

Pouching & Storing Instruments

Contributes30 minutes to your CPD

£4.99

(or included in your £36 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course provides learners with an understanding of the requirements for correctly packaging and storing instruments.

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 requirements for correctly packaging and storing instruments.

Objectives:

Learners will be able to:

  • Highlight the requirements of transportation carriers
  • Clearly outline when instruments can, and cannot be pouched before sterilisation
  • Understand the advantages of pre-soaking agents
  • Reduce the recontamination risk when pouching and storing instruments

Learning Outcomes:

The Learner can:

  • Highlight the requirements of transportation carriers
  • Clearly outline when instruments can, and cannot be pouched before sterilisation
  • Understand the advantages of pre-soaking agents
  • Reduce the recontamination risk when pouching and storing instruments