Basic Designated Infection Control Officer Training Course - Walterboro, SC

Course prices are set by Low Country EMS.

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The Ryan White Law states that each fire, EMS and law enforcement agency must have a designated officer to manage exposure issues for the department. This 2-day course is designed to prepare the Infection Control Officer to fully meet the requirements for this position established under NFPA 1581, OSHA, and the Ryan White Law. Understanding this role and the many aspects of this job is important to assist with department risk management and department member advocacy. The training program will lay out the various laws and regulations that must be taken into account to establish a comprehensive program.

In addition, participants will learn the core regulations that must be taken into account to establish a comprehensive program, and participants will learn the core components of an effective post-exposure management program. The roles and responsibilities along with a job description are presented. Step-by-step program formulation is presented to enable the course participant to return to his/her workplace and set up a working program. A well trained designated officer will be an effective advocate for both the members of the departments as well as the administration. 

Lowcountry Regional EMS Council
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro, SC 29488
(843) 529-0977, Ext. 102 Office
(843) 529-0460 Fax 

Please contact 843-529-0977 for registration and payment information.

Event Properties

Event Date 05-15-2020 8:30 am
Event End Date 05-16-2020 5:00 pm
Registration Start Date 01-13-2020
Capacity 35
Cut off date 05-08-2020
Individual Price Cost set by Lowcountry Regional EMS
Location Lowcountry Regional EMS Council


Payment Notice

Beginning November 1st, 2019, IC/EC will no longer accept 'Invoice Later' at the time of registration. All credit card transactions will confirmed with a email confirmation AND an invoice that can be used for record keeping purposes.