Brush Farm Academy

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.

Topics within this online short course 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 which can be downloaded from the Learning Management System.

Course duration:

1 hour online via Thrive 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
Nationally Recognised Training