Postgraduate Courses

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Health Protection - University College Cork (UCC) 
  • Masters in Healthcare Infection Management, Trinity College Dublin. This is a postgraduate qualification that is offered by the Department of Clinical Microbiology, Trinity College Dublin to meet the need for a multi-disciplinary approach to modern healthcare infection control.
  • PGDip/MSc Infection Prevention control nursing, RCSI. The RCSI also offers modules on: microbiology; Principles of Infection Prevention control; managerial issues infection prevention control. More information available here
  • Module on Infection Prevention and Control in Healthcare, University of Limerick. The module on Infection Prevention and Control in Healthcare is a postgraduate module at Level 9 of the National Qualifications Framework, offered by the Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Limerick. This module has been designed for healthcare professionals across many disciplines. For further information and to download an application form visit

Last updated: June 2018