Education, training, and videos
Guidance, training and resources for using personal protective equipment (PPE) in response to COVID-19 in NSW.
Last updated 2 May 2022
Updated: 1 July 2020 | Size: 2.7 MB, 46 slides
This adaptable PowerPoint presentation provides an overview of the COVID-19 pandemic, NSW Health response and infection prevention and control information.
Updated: 5 May 2020 | Size: 4.1 MB, 58 slides
This adaptable presentation is an introduction to infection prevention and control Standard and Transmission–Based Precautions summarising the purpose of PPE and detailed steps for safe donning and doffing.
Published: 20 October 2020 | Size 190 KB, 5 pages
Checklist to assess clinical competency for combined precautions.
Overview fit testing of P2 or N95 respirators. Fit test preparation and setup - Video 1
Length: 8m 51s
PortaCount fit testing of P2 or N95 disposable respirator - Video 2A
Length: 9m 55s
Cleaning and storage of fit test equipment - Video 3
Length: 7m 41s
Beard Cover Technique - Fit testing with a balaclava and elastic band
Length: 4m 18s
NSW Health staff should view these videos via My Health Learning for the recognition of the completion of their training.
PPE for Combined Contact and Droplet Precautions
Length: 5m 50s
PPE for Combined Contact, Droplet and Airborne Precautions
Length: 6m 53s
Airborne Precautions - Donning and Fit Checking of Respirators
Beard Cover Technique
Aged, residential and disability care
- COVID-19 general info
- Clinical resources
- Communities of Practice
- Safety information - SI009/21 Recirculating air filtration device use in NSW hospitals
- Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
- Australian Government COVID resources
- Advice for Cleaning and Disinfection in the Workplace