Food Hygiene

Control of Infection (REHIS) training courses

Elementary Infection and Prevention and Control Course (6 hours, £60)

This REHIS (Royal Environmental Health Institute for Scotland) Infection Control course from Glasgow Clyde College covers the principles of effective infection control. Childminders, nursery staff; care workers, hospital staff and beauty and holistic therapists would benefit from completing this course.


  • micro-organisms and other causes of infection
  • standard infection control precautions 
  • prevention of occupational exposure to infection 
  • risk factors 
  • hand hygiene 
  • personal protective equipment 
  • safe disposal of waste, clinical waste and sharps 
  • barriers to effective infection control 
  • health and safety legislation and its implications. 

Elementary Cleaning and Disinfection Course (4.5 hours, £40)

The course will be of benefit to anyone who is looking to get into the Cleaning industry (it will cover some Induction essentials) – It should be suitable for cleaners in a wide range of working situations – e.g. kitchens, hospitals, care homes etc.

Course Content

  • Reasons and Benefits for cleaning
  • Disadvantages and Costs of poor Cleaning and Disinfection
  • FACTs about Disinfectants
  • WHAT to disinfect
  • Cleaning Schedules
  • What is C.O.S.H.H.
  • What are the Risks
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Systematic Cleaning
  • Prevent Contamination and Cross Contamination 

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