Basic Designated Infection Control Officer Training Course (NOW ONLINE!) - Winchester, VA

[Updated June 29: Due to COVID-19 cases at the training center, the class will be presented live on  line.  Materials and an invitation will come closer to the training event.]

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.

Frederick County Fire & Rescue
1080 Coverstone Drive
Winchester, VA 22602

Event Properties

Event Date 07-23-2020 8:30 am
Event End Date 07-24-2020 5:00 pm
Registration Start Date 02-11-2020
Capacity 35
Registered 12
Available place 23
Cut off date 07-17-2020
Individual Price Price for Virginia personnel
Location Frederick County Fire & Rescue
We are no longer accepting registration for this event


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.