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Immunisation Foundation Training for Health Care Support Workers – Interest Register


Only HCSWs who have achieved or are currently undertaking education and training to level 3 of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF)4 or equivalent with at least 2 years’ experience as a HCSW will be considered eligible for this training.

This training will be delivered via e-learning and highly directed study prior to an interactive virtual session. Your employer should allow you a minimum of 2 days to complete the e-learning and highly directed study. This is an essential part of this training and must be completed prior to attending the virtual session. The full list of e-learning / study requirements is available by clicking here – Pre Learning Requirements. You can start this at any time.

The virtual session will consist of Q&A on the 14 core topics of immunisation training, quizzes and case studies. This session will take approximately 2 hours.

After the session, you will then be expected to have competency documents signed in practice with an appropriately qualified assessor before being deemed competent to administer vaccines. This process will be discussed in the virtual session.

Please click here for a comprehensive course overview.

To register your interest, please click on the button on the right. You will then be informed as soon as course dates become available.