Training courses on infection prevention and control (IPC)

AGENCIES

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID)

EU/EEA MEMBER STATES

Austria

  • Training and continuing education in hospital hygiene/infection control for doctors (Austrian Society of Hygiene, Microbiology and Preventive Medicine) Description of the course (coming soon)
    Organisation’s website

Croatia

  • Prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections (University of Zagreb School of Medicine)
    Organisation’s website

Czech republic

  • Certified course on infection prevention and control in health care facilities (Charles University in Prague)
    Organisation’s website

Finland

France

  • Nosocomial infections and hospital hygiene (Pierre and Marie Curie University-Paris V, René Descartes University-Paris VI, Denis Diderot University-Paris VII)
    Organisation’s website

  • Health care-associated infections and hospital hygiene (University of Lorraine)
    Organisation’s website

Germany

  • Curricular Training "Hospital Hygiene" of the Federal Chamber of Physicians (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hygiene und Mikrobiologie - DGHM & Gesellschaft für Hygiene, Umweltmedizin und Präventivmedizin - GHUP)
    Organisation’s website

  • Antibiotic stewardship course - Deutsche Gesellschaft für Krankenhaushygiene (DGKH)
    Organisation's website

Hungary

Ireland

Lithuania

  • Healthcare associated infections management (control) (Centre of continuous training and specialization for nurse)
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  • Epidemiological surveillance of healthcare associated infections (Institute of Hygiene)
    Organisation’s website

Malta

Netherlands

  • Hygiene and infection prevention in healthcare (Wenckebach Institute, Universitair Medical Center Groningen)
    Organisation’s website

Poland

Slovenia

  • Hospital hygiene postgraduate course (University of Ljubljana with collaboration of University Medical Centre Ljubljana)
    Organisation’s website

United Kingdom

  • Antimicrobial resistance and stewardship in healthcare associate infection control (University College London)
    Organisation’s website