This course provides delegates with the understanding of needle-stick injuries.

Who is this for?

Mainly health care workers involved in the use or disposal of sharps but also other fields of work such as the prison service, police, parks constabulary, probation services etc.

Course objectives

At the end of the course delegates will understand:

  • how to recognise and implement safe practice for use and disposal of sharps
  • the risk of blood-borne viruses
  • the appropriate actions required in the event of a needle-stick injury.

How to book on this course

Please contact us to book this course. If you have any questions about the course one of our subject matter experts will be happy to help