- Course Code: UKVC20CVA
- Location: Online
- Duration: 2.5 hours
- Cost: £199.00
- Qualification: All modern browsers and devices
- Course Access: 12 months
- Exams Included: Yes
- Compatibility: All major browsers and devices
It is important to learn about coronavirus, particularly at a time when there is so much confusing and contradictory information available on the internet. You do not need to be a scientist to learn what this virus is all about and how you can protect yourself, your family, colleagues and employees.
This course will teach you some basic information about viruses, and you will learn what can be done in the workplace to ensure any risks to the virus are minimised, keeping employees, customers and suppliers safe.
Lastly, the course will discuss strategies that the UK, as well as other parts of the world, has been using to prevent the spread of the virus and the various ways they have been helping their populations.
What you will learn:
- What a coronavirus is and what COVID-19 is, and why is it such a big problem for us
- How the virus attacks the body and causes so much illness
- What we can do to protect ourselves and our employees
- What steps the UK government and others are taking to prevent the spread of the virus, and what is likely to happen in the future
Benefits of Taking the Course:
- You will understand more about the COVID-19 coronavirus
- You will understand how and why the virus makes people ill
- You will know the best ways to protect yourself and your employees from becoming infected
- You will be aware of what is being done, and what the future may hold for preventing and treating COVID-19 infections in the population
Who can take the Coronavirus Awareness Certificate course?Anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take the course. There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 4 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the course?You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 4 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 4 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if I fail the test?If you don’t pass the test first time you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.
When will I receive my certificate?Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download/print your certificate any time you need it. If you would prefer us to post you a certificate to a UK address, there will be an admin charge of £10 (certificates sent internationally may cost more).
How can I pay?You can either use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. Our site uses the latest SSL encryption to ensure your safety. All payments are handled securely by PayPal.
How long after payment can I begin the course?You can begin the course immediately after your payment has been received. You will create your login details during the checkout process. We will also send you an email confirming your login details.
How long does it take to complete the Coronavirus Awareness Certificate course?We estimate that the course will take about 2.5 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.
How long is my certificate valid for?Once you have been awarded your certificate it is valid for life. The certificate does not expire or need renewing.