Infection Prevention and Control for Acute Healthcare Sector

Online Course / Self-paced

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Course Fees

Course Information

Healthcare-associated infections is a major public health problem. The newly identified novel coronavirus has created alarm and caused global concern because of its similarity to SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome). Given the evolving situation and ongoing investigation, an effort aimed at containing the deadly respiratory contagion which has spread to several other countries, is to exercise caution and adopt good infection control practices. You can play a part in curbing this problem by equipping yourself with professional knowledge and skills in the control of infections and diseases through this microlearning module!

Learning Outcomes

This course is useful to all healthcare professionals working in a medical facility where infection prevention and control is a key priority.

In this course, you will:

  • Discover more about disease transmission, standard and transmission-based precautions
  • Gain knowledge on the use of appropriate personal protective equipment
  • Learn how to deal with biological waste disposal


The course is conducted online.
Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Course Fees

This course is an Online Course that you can take at your convenience. You will be emailed instructions immediately after successful payment.

As this course is hosted by our partner Gnowbe, you will be directed to their website for payment.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.​

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Course Fees$49.00