Covid-19 Vaccination Training, UK
Duration: 3.5 – 7.5 hours
Cost £95 – £200 includes course materials and certificate of attendance
Online Training Course options:
These workshops will be delivered on our Zoom platform and have been developed in line with PHE COVID-19 vaccinator training recommendations.
Both courses are suitable for Pharmacists
Who needs Covid-19 vaccination training?
Healthcare Support Workers
Primary Care Support Workers
What we know of COVID-19 to date
The COVID-19 pandemic is ongoing and has caused millions of infections and over a million deaths across the world. The disease is emerging and complications can be severe and fatal.
Some individuals may have the infection and show no symptoms however those who do develop symptoms report :
- a new and continuous cough
- shortness of breath
- loss of appetite
- loss of smell
- loss of taste
Other symptoms include sore throat, headache nasal congestion , diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting. Serious disease can lead to life threatening complications and even death.
Fewer than 5% of COVID-19 infection cases are amongst children and their symptoms seem to be milder than adults.
How COVID-19 is spread
The virus is primarily spread through droplets expelled from the nose and mouth through coughing, sneezing or speaking or when people touch their eyes , nose or mouth following contact with contaminated objects and surfaces.
Who is at higher risk of COVID-19
- Older people and male gender are thought to be significant risk factors for severe disease.
- Pre-existing conditions such as diabetes, severe asthma and other underlying health conditions can increase the risk for some people
- Health and social care workers
- Ethnic and minority groups
The COVID-19 vaccination programme
The aim of the vaccination programme is to protect those at highest risk of serious illness or death from COVID-19
Scientists across the world have worked together to develop vaccines which have been rigorously tested for safety and efficacy.
The Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is the first to be licenced in the UK and it is currently being administered to those at highest risk.
A Certificate will be issued on completion the training.
Our workshops are very popular; secure your place today by calling us on 07722712441 and speak to a member of our team who will be happy to help
2021 Covid-19 Vaccination Training Workshops
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