Disinfection & Decontamination

Waste Segregation & Disposal

Contributes45 minutes to your CPD

£2.99

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Course Details:

This course will teach learners how to comply with the waste disposal training requirement of HTM 07-01. 

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 will teach learners how to comply with the waste disposal training requirement of HTM 07-01. 

Objectives:

Learners will: 

  • Understand the types of waste a dental practice may produce
  • Understand segregation requirements
  • Understand the responsibilities of a dental practice in relation to waste disposal
  • Know how to complete waste disposal documentation
  • Understand what containers are used for the different types of waste

Learning Outcomes:

The learner can:

  • Define what Hazardous waste is
  • Determine the correct guidance document
  • Distinguish between hazardous and non-hazardous waste
  • Match the different types of the waste container with the correct waste
  • Define what documentation requires completion
  • Explain a dental practices responsibilities in relation to waste disposal