Mandatory Training Requirements for COVID Vaccination Sites

Mandatory Training Requirements for GP Vaccination Hubs

*These must be completed and certificates uploaded to your Workforce Platform Profile prior to working in the GP vaccination hubs *

Online COVID-19 Vaccination Training Modules:

BLS and Anaphylaxis Training:

Please upload up to date training certificates (within 1 year) or complete the training modules below and upload the certificates:

COVID Vaccination Competency Self Assessment :

All vaccinators and Draw Uppers must have been signed off as competent using the competency tool if new to or returning to immunisation after a prolonged period (more than 12 months), or have used the tool for self-assessment if an experienced vaccinator or draw upper (vaccinating within past 12 months).

*This is a requirement for all vaccinators regardless of clinical role (Including GPs)

NOTE: If you are not currently competent please complete the self assessment parts and bring to your first shift and we will arrange training.  Please let the booking team on if you require training on the day.

Competency Tool for Vaccinators / Consenters (Registered HCP):

Competency Tool for Draw Uppers (Registered and Non Registered HCPs):

Racecourse Competency for Dilution Prep of Pfizer Vaccine 210113

Management of Sharps Online Training:

This training must be completed by Draw Uppers who have no experience of handling sharps. Please complete all training modules and pass the 2 tests.

**The training is provided by Frontier Medical Group so users will need to register on the site. The training is free.**

Management of Sharps Online Training

All Vaccinators, Consenters & Draw Uppers must read the Sharps Management Process:

IAS Sharps Management Policy V 1.2

Supporting Information:

Below are links to important communications from the IAS Clinical Lead and the documentation that you must read through prior to doing any vaccination work.

For Administrators:

Consent and logging is done via the online portal Pinnacle / Pharmoutcomes – please watch this training video

Administrator Pinnacle Paper Guide:

COVID Vaccination Centre Administrator Guide

This is the paper backup form if the system stops working:

Pinnacle Paper Backup Form V 1.1 (Includes Ethnicity Questions)