SHBBINF002 Maintain Infection Control Standards

SHBBINF002 Maintain Infection Control Standards unit of competency describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to maintain infection control during skin penetration procedures and to review clinic compliance with the applicable state or territory requirements. The unit is designed to provide you with the ability to identify, manage and control infection risks to clients, self and work colleagues.


This course is a pre-requisite for the nationally accredited course SHBBSKS003 Design and Provide Cosmetic Tattoo, and is recommended for positions such as:

  • Cosmetic Tattooists
  • Healthcare Professionals who perform skin penetration procedures
  • Tattoo Artists
  • Body Piercers
  • Beauty Therapists
  • Environmental Health Officers (EHO)

Please ensure you check with your local council their requirements before commencing into this course.


  • Statement of Attainment on completion*
  • Reduce risk in the workplace, to yourself and your clients
  • Gain industry credibility
  • Gain council approval
  • Infection prevention and control understanding and knowledge
  • Safe practice
Course Name
Maintain Infection Control Standards
Course Code

This course is completed over 3 weeks and made up as follows
Self paced home study

- Review all notes, powerpoints resources to be able to complete theory assessment
- Complete underpinning knowledge assessment
- Complete a review of current workplaces compliance with Infection control policies
- Practically demonstrate application of skin penetration that involves skin penetration procedures in our student clinic

Blended online, and face to face

Rockdale | Start anytime
North Strathfield |start any time
Bella Vista | start any time

Program Fees