The course is for professionally registered staff involved in childhood vaccinations.
The programme follows the current Public Health England Standards for Immunisation, Department of Health guidance on childhood immunisation and the Green Book.
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Past course delegates, July 2016
Applied anatomy and physiology of the immune system
Immunisation and how vaccines work
National policy, the current UK childhood schedule and selected other countrys childhood schedules
Epidemiology - Notifications of Infectious Diseases (NOIDs) and Cover of Vaccination Evaluated Rapidly (COVER)
Vaccine preventable disease
Legal aspects of vaccination
Vaccine storage and handling
Administration technique - babies and children
Communicating with parents
Strategies for improving vaccine uptake
Current issues related to vaccination