Brush Farm Academy

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Communicable Diseases

This course provides training about what communicable diseases are and how to minimise transmission. You will be provided with the required skills and knowledge to enable effective and safe work practices within the correctional environment.


The course sessions include: HIV/AIDS, reducing the spread of communicable infections, standard and additional precautions, needle stick injuries, confidentiality and blood spills.


Completion of this course will result in a Statement of Training available via the LMS.

Course duration:

1 hour online via the Learning Management System

Target group: 

All correctional centre staff

Training unit:

Custodial Training Unit 


​For CSNSW staff only
Open to non-departmental staffOpen to non-CSNSW staff
Residential component
Regional training
Blended delivery
National Recognised Training