Has staying at home made you feel a bit low? What if you could invest your time in learning valuable information completely free of charge? Given the global crisis that we are all braving through, we wanted to give you something that can come of importance.
Certificate in COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Awareness
The Certificate in COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Awareness raises the perception of this novel disease. What started in Wuhan China back in 2019 has spread like wildfire into a pandemic with current statistics that include over 3 million infected people globally and over 270,000 deaths. This virus has descended upon the world with an iron grip and we are under lockdown. Over 210 countries and territories have been affected and hospital workers, healthcare professionals and frontline workers are on the forefront of this pandemic battling it bravely to keep people safe, while risking their own lives. This virus has made people afraid of leaving their homes. As much as there is a healthy fear surrounding the disease, there should also be accurate information acquired, in order to know how to keep yourself and your loved ones safe.
This course is extensive and focuses in-depth on what this novel disease is all about. It is a step by step tutorial that takes the learner from the history and background of the virus, while providing explanations of COVID-19 key facts, pathogen characteristics, and common symptoms, how it spreads, how long the virus can survive, high risk population and who can catch it. Additionally, information is provided on how to slow down the virus or prevent it, the benefits of wearing masks, practicing good respiratory etiquette and about cleaning and disinfection.
The COVID-19 Awareness Certificate will also focus on food safety and preparation, managing visitors, going out in public, travel measures related to the virus, what to do if you develop symptoms or someone in your care develops symptoms, and what measures to take to keep yourself and your loved ones safe. The course will further demonstrate the right way of hand washing, disinfecting and staying safe during the pandemic. These demonstrations are featured in clear and precise images with the proper guidance and explanations.
Why should you become a learner with us?
With so many commitments in our lives, we may not have the time to learn new skills. The beauty of studying online is that you get to find this balance between your education and your daily commitments.
1Training offers hundreds of online courses to students across the world. Gaining new skills has never been this easy as many of our courses are open to students with little or no qualifications or previous experience. All the courses are up-to-date, relevant, affordable, and will build on existing expertise or give you a jump-start to a new career. The courses are meticulously designed and equals what is offered in a classroom setting. With a solid reputation that has established and made us made us one of the most trusted and reliable online course providers we offer the most convenient path to gain recognised skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in your chosen career. You can learn at your own pace at 1Training and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules, interactive quizzes and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience enriching and more rewarding.
What are the learning objectives of this programme?
- Have a clear understanding of the basics of the COVID-19 virus, including how it spreads
- Explain what you can do to protect yourself and others
- Know what to do if you develop symptoms
- Know what to do if the person you are caring for develops symptoms
- Tell the difference between myths and facts on COVID-19
Is the certification valid?
Yes, this programme is accredited by CPD and iAP and will be recognised in the industry.
What are the entry requirements?
- Learners should be age 16 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
- Sound educational background is an advantage.
- The course is practical for anyone interested in enhancing their knowledge further of COVID-19
Who is this programme ideal for?
- This course is ideal for anyone working in the healthcare sector, military and on the frontline
- Anyone who wants to volunteer on the frontlines of the pandemic
- Residential care workers, hospice care workers, nursing staff
- Employers of organisations, companies and enterprises
- Teachers, childcare workers, social care workers, nannies and parents
What career paths can you explore with this certification?
Once you successfully complete the Certificate in COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Awareness, you will gain an accredited qualification that will prove you have received the proper training in COVID-19. You can use this certification to demonstrate your expertise on how to handle a situation that requires you to be safe and vigilant of the disease. Your understanding of the novel virus can help raise awareness in the community and your place of work.
This course can be completed from the safety of your home and is FREE so that you can learn something truly valuable and implement the knowledge that you have gained to better your career goals. To enrol or find out more information contact us on [email protected]