|Sector: Other||Category: Infection Prevention|
|VTCT Product Code: IP2A6||GLH: 4||Age Restriction: 14|
|Qualification Number: 603/6163/3||Units: 1||Registration End Date: 31st Jul 2024|
Documentation for this qualification last amended 25 September 2020
About this qualifications
Who is this qualification for?
The VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19) for Beauty Retail Services is a knowledge-based qualification aimed at personnel working in the beauty retail sector, who need to understand the COVID-19 infection prevention methods required in order to maintain high levels of health and safety in the provision of their services to customers.
What does this qualification cover?
This qualification is informed by national and international guidelines in relation to COVID-19. Learners must achieve the mandatory unit:
Throughout this qualification, learners will develop knowledge on the importance of social responsibility, the causes, transmission and effects of COVID-19, and the methods used to control transmission, such as correct hand hygiene and the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). They will also gain an understanding of the safe working practices required in the beauty retail environment in order to protect themselves and their customers.
What could this qualification lead to?
The primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners to progress to further qualifications within their chosen discipline with an understanding of the role of infection prevention in relation to COVID-19. It also provides learners with personal growth and engagement, as the infection prevention techniques covered, such as hand hygiene, are applicable to everyday life.
Mandatory - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 1 components and earn a minimum of credits.
|Unit Code||Unit Ref||Unit Title||Level||Credits||GLH|
|UIP6||J/618/3060||Infection prevention (COVID-19) for beauty retail services||2||4|
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