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Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals

The Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course aims to provide the learner with the knowledge on how to prevent and control infections in a tattoo parlour or piercing studio.

Level 2 / ABC Awards / PI212

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Course Title:Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals

Awarding Body:ABC Awards

Average Duration:120 hrs

Course Support:12 months expert tutor support

Course Description

The Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals has been written for learners who are currently working  or wish to work in the future in a tattoo or piercing studio and need to understand the prevention and control of infection. 

The information provide in the course aims to provide the learner with the knowledge and skills they need to contribute to the prevention and control of infection. The course will explore key areas in relation to the infection control and how these specifically relate to a tattooist or piercing specialist. 

The course will also cover basic knowledge on infections and infection management in order to provide the learner with an understanding of infection control in a general sense. 

To be awarded the Certificate in Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals, learners are required to successfully complete all five modules.

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Course Title:Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals

Awarding Body:ABC Awards

Average Duration:120 hrs

Course Support:12 months expert tutor support

Previous Knowledge Required

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take the Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to increase their knowledge in the area of infection control and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. You have the freedom to start the Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support. 

Although no previous knowledge is required learners may wish to study this course alongside the Business Start-Up Course as it can help with an aspiring tattoo artist or piercing specialist who are looking to set-up their own business. Don’t forget, you can bundle this course with another course to receive an £80 discount from the total!

Assessment

Learners are required to complete a tutor marked assignment at the end of each module. This assignment requires learners to use various techniques to form arguments and conclusions including: analysing data, understanding different approaches and forming theories based on evidence. 

Upon successful completion of the 5 modules, learners will receive their Certificate in Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course.

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that NCC Home Learning has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 2 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by NCC Home Learning to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

Module 1 – The roles, responsibilities and legislation relating to the prevention and control of infection
Module 2 – The principles of infection prevention and control
Module 3 – Cause and spread of infection
Module 4 – Cleaning, decontamination and waste management
Module 5 – Health and hygiene for tattooists and professionals who pierce the skin

You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course. You will have your own dedicated tutor who will guide you through your course work and answer any questions you may have during your Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course. Additionally our Help Desk will provide you with any practical advice by email or phone. 

The course comes with 12 months tutor support to complete in however you are able to study at your own pace and can complete the course in a shorter period if required. 

Your tutor is there to assess any submitted work and provide feedback alongside answering any questions or queries you have during your studies.

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Course Description

The Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals has been written for learners who are currently working  or wish to work in the future in a tattoo or piercing studio and need to understand the prevention and control of infection. 

The information provide in the course aims to provide the learner with the knowledge and skills they need to contribute to the prevention and control of infection. The course will explore key areas in relation to the infection control and how these specifically relate to a tattooist or piercing specialist. 

The course will also cover basic knowledge on infections and infection management in order to provide the learner with an understanding of infection control in a general sense. 

To be awarded the Certificate in Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals, learners are required to successfully complete all five modules.

Previous Knowledge Required

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take the Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to increase their knowledge in the area of infection control and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. You have the freedom to start the Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support. 

Although no previous knowledge is required learners may wish to study this course alongside the Business Start-Up Course as it can help with an aspiring tattoo artist or piercing specialist who are looking to set-up their own business. Don’t forget, you can bundle this course with another course to receive an £80 discount from the total!

Assessment

Learners are required to complete a tutor marked assignment at the end of each module. This assignment requires learners to use various techniques to form arguments and conclusions including: analysing data, understanding different approaches and forming theories based on evidence. 

Upon successful completion of the 5 modules, learners will receive their Certificate in Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course.

You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course. You will have your own dedicated tutor who will guide you through your course work and answer any questions you may have during your Understanding Infection Control for Tattooists and Piercing Professionals course. Additionally our Help Desk will provide you with any practical advice by email or phone. 

The course comes with 12 months tutor support to complete in however you are able to study at your own pace and can complete the course in a shorter period if required. 

Your tutor is there to assess any submitted work and provide feedback alongside answering any questions or queries you have during your studies.

Module 1 – The roles, responsibilities and legislation relating to the prevention and control of infection
Module 2 – The principles of infection prevention and control
Module 3 – Cause and spread of infection
Module 4 – Cleaning, decontamination and waste management
Module 5 – Health and hygiene for tattooists and professionals who pierce the skin

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that NCC Home Learning has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 2 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by NCC Home Learning to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

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£324.00 or only £35.00 initial deposit

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