Bio-hazard cleaning (2045)

Last Updated: 26 Aug 2016

This is a small, award size qualification that contains two mandatory units both of which relate to cleaning up trauma scenes. This qualification will help professional cleaners work safely and effectively and provide a high quality service in this specialist area.

This is a specialist cleaning qualification designed specifically for learners who are required/responsible for cleaning  up trauma scenes.  It is primarily aimed at staff working in the police, prison service, NHS, local authorities or for an independent cleaning company.

Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Northern Ireland

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

The course involves studying two units, both of which relate to cleaning up trauma scenes.  Trauma scenes can include crime scenes, police cells, detention areas, residential properties and prison cells.  The first unit is about the preparation for and undertaking of cleaning trauma scenes. The learner will be able to clean bodily and remove hazardous items such as sharps and items contaminated by bodily fluids. The second unit is about preparing to segregate and remove waste from a trauma scene. The learner will be able to handle clinical waste and understand the factors that make handling clinical waste high risk. Both units cover the safe use and disposal of PPE and hazardous items.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

This can lead to careers within organisations that specialise in bio-hazard cleaning such as the police, prison service, NHS, local authorities or an independent cleaning company.

 

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

To deliver these qualifications you need staff who are occupationally competent or technically knowledgeable in the areas that they are teaching and assessing.  You must also provide sufficient resources to be able to assess the learners for the specified tasks in a practical environment.  Simulated working environments are acceptable provided there is sufficient space to complete the task.  Any equipment, systems and machinery used must meet relevant industry standards.

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Level 2

Level 2 allows you to build upon your knowledge and experience and develop your skills more fully.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

This can lead to careers within organisations that specialise in bio-hazard cleaning such as the police, prison service, NHS, local authorities or an independent cleaning company.

Level 2 Award in Bio-hazard Cleaning (2045-02)

Last Registration Date: 30 Sep 2016

Level 2 Award in Bio-hazard Cleaning

  • Accreditation No: 601/1886/6 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 6 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 37 - 37 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/09/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 2 Award in Bio-hazard Cleaning

  • Accreditation No: Data unavailable This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit Based Qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 6 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 37 - 37 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/09/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

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