Disinfection & Decontamination

Visual Inspection

Contributes25 minutes to your CPD

£4.99

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Course Details:

All dental practices are required under HTM 01-05 to inspect instruments during the decontamination cycle visually.

This course will provide learners with the fundamentals of the inspection process for instruments during the decontamination cycle.

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:

This course aims to provide learners with the fundamentals of the inspection process for instruments during the decontamination cycle.

Objectives:

Learners will be able to:

  • List the stages involved in the decontamination cycle
  • Describe the responsibilities of each step during the decontamination cycle
  • Outline what the user needs to check during the visual inspection
  • Understand the importance of visually inspecting instruments

Learning Outcomes:

The learner can:

  • Explain the stages involved in the decontamination cycle
  • Detail each stage within the decontamination cycle
  • Indicate the checks to be made during the visual inspection
  • Explain the importance of visually inspecting instruments