Course in Safe Handling of Sharps and Infectious Waste

Course # 11124NAT

This course is designed for people who may come into contact with sharps and cytotoxic and/ or infectious waste as part of their role. This includes but is not limited to medical and homecare, construction, demolition, cleaning, grounds maintenance, public transport, accident scenes, and many other job roles and industries.

You will learn how to safely handle and dispose of sharp objects, infectious and cytotoxic waste as well as the knowledge to understand the health risks of mishandling sharps, cytotoxic and infectious waste.

Units Delivered

The following units will be included in your certificate:

  • 11124NAT – Course in Safe Handling of Sharps and Infectious Waste
  • NAT11124001 – Remove sharps and infectious waste safely

Course Delivery

This course can be delivered/assessed in the workplace or at facility organised by the training provider.

  • Important Information regarding Online Learning – you have a total of 60 days to complete the course in its entirety from the date of your practical assessment. *Important note: 60 days includes any resubmission of your assessment if required.
  • Please note there are no refunds if you do not complete your course within this timeframe.
  • From $200 per person

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