The Texas Department of State Health Services is offering the following free infection preventionist education courses for frontline healthcare workers:
Introduction to Infection Prevention Essentials
Feb. 10 – Feb. 11, 2022
For new infection preventionists
CIC® (Certification in Infection Prevention and Control) Prep Course with Exam Scholarship
March 10 – March 11, 2022
For experienced infection preventionists
Steps to be enrolled in the free infection prevention education courses:
- Watch at least one of the Project Firstline Videos.
- Fill out your Texas Project Firstline Training Tracker.
- Email your Training Tracker. Specify the course you want to attend. You can also email group lists.
DSHS will notify those who are selected for the classes in February and March 2022.
Email HAITexas@dshs.texas.gov with questions.