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)

Infection Prevention Society/International Scientific Forum on Home Hygiene (IPS/IFH)

EU/EEA COUNTRIES

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

Cyprus

  • Infectious Diseases: Prevention and Control (School of Medicine, European University Cyprus)
    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)
    Organisation’s website

  • 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

Norway

Poland

Slovenia

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

Sweden

United Kingdom

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