Safely Collect and Remove Used Sharps & Hypodermics

Topics covered in this course:

  • Introduction 
  • Types of Needles and Drugs Paraphernalia
  • Where are we likely to find Needles?
  • What methods is best to use and why?
  • Tools and personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Safety Measures
  • Waste management procedures and methodology

Objective of the course:

Welcome to this course on hypodermic needle collection, this course will give you the skills and knowledge on how to sweep buildings and areas for sharps, learn how to safely collect them and learn the correct way to dispose of them in accordance with current waste regulations - we highly recommend that you also complete the course on health and safety on the Ultima Cleaning Academy training platform before you embark on any needle collection.