Control of Infection Level 2

This course is free to anyone over the age of 19, as long as you have lived in the EU for the past 3 years (subject to additional postcode criteria).

This online, Level 2 Control of Infection course aims to help boost your knowledge of how to prevent and control the spread of infections. 

Receive a ‘Level 2 Principles of Prevention and Control of Infection’ to add to your CV!


  • Principles of the causes and spread of infection in health care settings.
  • The importance of personal hygiene and health in the prevention and control of infection.
  • Decontamination, cleaning and waste management.
  • Infection prevention and control in a Health Care setting.
  • Functional Skills Maths and English, if required.

The average duration for our Level 2 courses are 12 weeks. However this is circumstantial and does depend on your current skill level, how quickly you learn and how many hours you can dedicate to your learning each day/week.

Unrestricted Online Learning

This online course allows you to work around your busy schedule, whilst still providing you with high-quality, 1-1 tutor support. 

In addition to 24/7 access to learning materials, we provide free, optional, online webinars that you can watch live or play back at a later date. They allow you to learn directly from a tutor and interact with others on your course. Ask questions, get clarification and be part of a learning community.    

On demand playback

Missed a webinar? Don't worry! All sessions are recorded and allow you to watch back at a time that suits you.

Fully-flexible learning

Want to learn at any hour of any day? No problem! Our learning platform gives you 24/7 access to your learning materials, so you can learn at a time that suits you.

Unlimited tutor support

You will be assigned a personal tutor who will be able to help you at every step of the way. Contactable via phone, email or video call.

Nationally-recognised Qualification

After completing the course, you will be awarded with a fully-accredited, nationally-recognised qualification to help you find work or access higher education.