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HLTSS00065 - Infection control Skill Set (Retail)

Course Details

Course Summary

A set of skills to follow organisational infection prevention and control policies and procedures, including implementing standard and transmission based precautions and responding to infection risks in organisations operating in the retail industry.  This skill set is for individuals working in various capacities in a retail setting who require the skills and knowledge to decrease the risk of and transmission of infection whilst carrying out their daily duties.  This accredited skill set will provide businesses with the opportunity to comply with the government mandatory COVID safe training that is for high risk industries.

Entry Requirements

Students in this short course must be currently employed.

Students must have access to a reliable computer and internet connection. To complete this online short course students must have a sound level of reading, writing and computer literacy.

Course Details

Course Type Skill set
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Full Fee $400.00 (2022)
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Application Mode
  • Direct To University
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Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Wholesale and Retail
AQF Level Short Course

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
Not Applicable

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This unit of competency from the HLT Health Training Package provides a set of skills for implementing infection control policies and procedures in a retail workplace.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 1 core units

Study Mode Definitions

  • Mixed Mode courses are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools and/or workshops.
  • Online courses are delivered using online resources only.
  • On-campus courses are delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching at CQUniversity campuses.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

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Online Course Structure

1 month: Online Delivery

  • Online
HLTINFCOV001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures More Information Details

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
HLTINFCOV001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

Course Assessment Information

RPL - Students who have previous informal and formal learning need to advise their trainer/assessor prior to enrolment. If the student wishes to apply for an RPL they need to apply to the RPL Centre.
Credit transfer - If credit for relevant formal qualifications is sought, then the process will be actioned after the student has enrolled in at least one unit of competency as directed by the relevant trainer/assessor. The Trainer/Assessor will work with the student on their credit transfer application, and provide advice and support as necessary.
Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Course Learning Outcomes
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Domestic 2020 Availabilities

Online Course Structure

August: Part Time
September: Part Time
October: Part Time
November: Part Time
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