IPAC Accredited by Canadian Nurses Association

Bay River College is offering Infection Prevention and Control Program duly accredited by Canadian Nurses Association (CNA)

  • Overview
  • Prerequesite
  • Financial
  • Industrial Acceptance

Overview

The Infection Prevention and Control Program of Bay River College have received accreditation from the Canadian Nurses Association for Professional Development and Nursing Clinical Specialization of 100 credit hours towards RNs, RPNs and LPNs in Canada and abroad. “The CNA Accreditation Program upholds standards of quality for continuing professional development for nurses in Canada.” Bay River College has been acknowledged for its rigorous quality assessment.

This 16-week program is designed for NURSES choosing to specialize in infection and prevention control area. The ultimate learning goals for this course are to increase student’s theoretical knowledge and to establish practical skills to prevent infections and diseases and solve real healthcare problems. The curriculum is based on research, standards of practice and unique skills sets.

 

  • Course Duration100 credit hours
  • Practicum DurationN/A
  • Study OptionsOnline
  • Workplacement Health
  • Credential Accreditation from the Canadian Nurses Association
  • Industry Demand High
  • Expected Salary $ 70,900 – 96,000
  • Professional Level Career Upgrade
  • Program Type Certification & Licensing

Registration is now open for September 2022 intake.

Program runs through:

  • Winter: January – April
  • Summer: May – August
  • Fall: September- December

Why become an Infection Prevention and Control Practitioner

“Infection Prevention and Control Practitioners (ICP) are professionals who have dedicated their careers to preventing the spread of infections in health care settings.

ICPs are employed as a part of an Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) teams in a variety of settings including Hospitals, Long Term Care Facilities, Public Health authorities, various ministries, and consulting companies. Infection Prevention and Control Practitioners from a variety of backgrounds – many have training as nurses, epidemiologists, public health professionals, microbiologists, lab technicians, or physicians. One of the important achievements in a career of Infection Prevention and Control Practitioners is the CIC certification, achieved through the Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology.

If you are an individual who enjoys collaborating with several different departments including nursing, housekeeping, maintenance, lab, and pharmacy to name a few; loves a good challenge, enjoys forensic work in searching for answers, and you are looking for a career in which you will touch many lives, and impact outcomes by sharing your expertise you found your calling.”

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Prerequesite

1. Government issued Picture ID (For Canadian) or copy of valid Passport (for International Students)

2. Educational Credentials (Bachelor's degree in Nursing)

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Financial

Bay River College Infection Prevention and Control Program Accredited by Canadian Nurses Association

Cost: $3,000.00

Interested applicants can request detail about the program (course, program structure, curriculum, and important dates) by emailing at admissions@bayrivercollege.ca or book an appointment with our admission advisors by calling at 403-457-6400.

What Our Students Say?

Professinal College. Professional studies. I like it.

Johnson P.

I studies at Bay River College. I like it.

Debby J.

Very cooperative instructor. Very friendly class. I like Bay river College

Simran Jaka

Industrial Acceptance

What Our Students Say?

Professinal College. Professional studies. I like it.

Johnson P.

I studies at Bay River College. I like it.

Debby J.

Very cooperative instructor. Very friendly class. I like Bay river College

Simran Jaka