Flu Vaccination Service Training Requirements


  1.  Face-to-face training for both injection technique and basic life support at least every THREE years.
  2.  New immunisers – a period of supervised practice and support with a registered healthcare practitioner who is experienced, up to date and competent in immunisations.
  3.  Declaration of competence (New DoC for 2019) – MUST complete this year and a declaration redone every two years.
  4. Annual update training – done online as there is no specific guidance on training requirements:
  • Can go through online training modules, previous training materials and CPPE
  • Private PGD suppliers such as Sonar & Pharmadoctor provide an online assessment