ICAN / Africa CDC Webinars for Infection Prevention and Control – COVID-19

The ICAN / African CDC has been hosting weekly webinars for IPC professionals to educate and train to support healthcare staff during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Series 1-5 can be found below

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IPC Introduction – Overview and Preparedness

Triage and Patient Flow

Personal Protective Equipment for COVID-19

Isolation and Cohorting for COVID-19

Environmental Hygiene

Infection Control Measures in the Community


Assessing Preparedness

Environmental Hygiene and Waste Management

IPC in the Community

Personal Protective Equipment for COVID-19

OBSafe handling of Dead bodies during COVID-19 outbreak

COVID-19 and Transport Industry 


Update on the Transmission of COVID-19 and Clinical Ventilation-Droplets and Airborne


Biosafety from Sample Collection to the Laboratory


La biosécurité du prélèvement d’échantillons au laboratoire


The New Normal IPC in Work Places and Schools

Le nouveau PCI  normal dans les lieux de travail et les écoles

IPC in Dental Practice

 IPC for Safe Surgery, Safe Delivery in COVID-19

IPC pour une chirurgie sûre, livraison sûre dans COVID-19


Safe Surgery and Maternal Health During COVID -19

Health-worker Infection, Patient Safety and Safety in Workplaces

Infection des travailleurs de la santé, sécurité des patients et sécurité sur les lieux de travail

Perspectives of Hand Hygiene Practices in Africa during the COVID-19 Response

Perspectives des pratiques d’hygiène des mains en Afrique lors de la réponse à la COVID-19


Tuberculosis (TB) & COVID-19: The Risk of Delaying TB Diagnosis & Treatment

Tuberculose (TB) & COVID-19 : Le risque de retarder le diagnostic et le traitement de la tuberculose

COVID-19 Positive Health Workers: A Review of IPC and Behavior Change Strategies

COVID-19 Travailleurs de santé positifs : Un examen de la CIP et des stratégies de changement de comportement

Reopening Economies: IPC Considerations for Public Facilities

Réouverture des économies : Considérations de l’IPC pour les équipements publics

PCI dans les services de maternité dans le cadre du COVID 19