Disinfection & Decontamination

Single Use Items

Contributes20 minutes to your CPD

£4.99

(or included in your £36 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course provides an understanding of single-use items, including the reprocessing and disposal requirements.

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 an understanding of single-use items, including the reprocessing and disposal requirements.

Objectives:

Learners will be able to:

  • Explain what icon is displayed to identify a single-use item
  • List the risks of reprocessing single-use items
  • Outline the responsibilities associated with the dental practice
  • Understand the importance of waste segregation

Learning Outcomes:

The learner can:

  • Highlight the universal icon used to identify a single-use item
  • List the risks involved when reprocessing a single-use item 
  • Indicate the responsibilities for single-use items
  • Explain the importance of waste segregation