COVID-19 Awareness Course

  • Short Course
  • Level: Foundation
  • Study time: 15 mins
Gain an awareness of COVID-19 and gain a certificate of completion.
Free Course
Our COVID-19 awareness course written using the latest information from the World Health Organisation and relevant to anyone working in any setting.
  • Modules: 1
  • Exams: 1
Who is this course for?
Course Modules
Learning Outcomes
Technical Requirements

Who Is This Course For?

 Anyone wanting to find out more about COVID-19 and gain a certificate in the process.

Course Modules

  • COVID-19 Awareness

This course may periodically be updated in line with new guidance and information. Information is correct as of the date on the learner's certificate.

Learning Outcomes

  • What is COVID-19?
  • Who is at risk of COVID-19?
  • Understand good infection control practises in relation to COVID-19
  • Understand how to apply good infection control practises to limit the spread of COVID-19


You must gain a minimum of 75% in the end of module assessments in order to gain your certificate for this course. You can attempt the assessments as many times as you would like.

Technical Requirements

Please make sure you are familiar with our technical requirements before commencing a course:

 Web browser: Google Chrome or Firefox. Some of our courses/elements of courses will not work on other internet browsers.

 Device: Although our courses work on any device connected to the internet, we recommend a desktop or laptop for optimal learning experience.

 Internet: You need to have an internet connection to access any of our online training courses.

 PDF Reader: Some of our courses come with PDFs and Word documents for download. You need to ensure that you have a PDF reader and word processor on your device to access these documents if you would like to download them.



  • Each of our courses comes with a certificate which you can use to demonstrate your knowledge to the world.
  • Some of our courses have assessments attached to them and you must achieve a certain mark to pass the assessment and gain your certificate.
  • The certificates are printable, and will be saved in your Care Academy profile where they will remain for as long as you keep your Care Academy account. For further information about downloading your certificate after you have exited a course, visit our Virtual Help Desk.

    Your certificate will be personalised with the name which you enter on completion of the course.
    • Name of the course completed
    • Date that the course was completed
    • Expiry date of certificate (where applicable)
    • Stamps of approval and/or accreditations
    • Learning outcomes of what you have learned during your training
    • Assessment score (only applicable for some courses)
    Example Certificate

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