LHP Skillnet is collaborating with HCI to deliver a free of charge unique programme Covid-19 Emergency Management Education Programme. This programme provides guidance on practical development of a comprehensive COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness Plan in line with best practice. If you are responsible for managing the impact of the Covid-19 Emergency in your organisation, you will find this two part – 90 minute webinar programme invaluable. These sessions are complemented by a Comprehensive Resource Pack.


Learning Objective

Understanding, and practical application of key controls necessary in the management of a Covid-19 Emergency to minimise the risks to residents, staff, visitors and your nursing home. To view the full course outline click here.


Training Delivery

Training will be delivered as two 90 minute webinars.

Wednesday 15th April

  • Webinar Session 1 – Preparation and Planning, 10am – 11.30am
  • Webinar Session 2 – Manage, Control and Evaluate, 2pm  – 3.30pm

Thursday 16th April

  • Webinar Session 1 – Preparation and Planning, 10am – 11.30am
  • Webinar Session 2 – Manage, Control and Evaluate, 2pm  – 3.30pm

Friday 17th April

  • Webinar Session 1 – Preparation and Planning, 10am – 11.30am
  • Webinar Session 2 – Manage, Control and Evaluate, 2pm  – 3.30pm

Comprehensive Resource Pack (optional)

The Comprehensive COVID-19 Emergency Management Programme Resource Pack provides the nursing home with a suite of policy descriptors, documents and templates, covering in detail the areas of governance, risk, infection protocol and preparedness planning. This suite will be regularly checked and updated for 6 months, so that the materials your nursing home needs to face this crisis always stay current.

The Comprehensive Resource Pack contains many invaluable documents and policies, including:

  • Covid-19 Roles and Responsibilities
  • Preparedness Plan
  • Liaison Responsibilities (for Residents, Families, Staff, HSE, HSPC and HIQA),
  • PPE Policy and Procedures
  • IPC Audit Tools
  • IPC Policy and Procedures Covid-19 Update

See page 3-4 of the attached for more detail.


Registration and Further Information

To book, please contact LHP Skillnet directly at office@lhpskillnet.ie.

Contact HCI

For more information contact info@hci.care or Phone +353 (0)1 6292559.