Infection Control and Barrier Protection Proficiency (Online)

Infection Control

In the midst of the current health crisis, we believe it’s important for everyone to have a strong grasp of infection prevention best practice. This accredited Certificate of Infection Control and Barrier Protection Proficiency (CICBP) course addresses all major elements of infection prevention. It focuses on pragmatic prevention processes in clinical healthcare environments and includes a special module focused specifically on CMS guidelines for infection prevention as it relates to COVID-19.

This course is designed specifically for practicing Allied Health Professionals. It provides a simulated practice of documenting patient-doctor communication and clinical events as they unfold.

This program is offered in partnership with Career Step.

Learn More at Our Partner Page

Class Details

Schedule: This program is designed to be completed in 3-10 total hours of study. The online course format allows you to study on your own schedule and at your own pace.

Tuition: $299

  • Not eligible for the University of Utah tuition reduction benefit

Location: Online


Every student who enrolls in the Infection Control and Barrier Proficiency training program must complete 17 self-paced, online modules.


Flexible program fits your schedule.
You can start the program any time, and it’s self-paced to fit your schedule. You can complete it in as little as 1 day!

Employer-trusted training materials.
Some of the largest and most respected healthcare employers in the nation are using this curriculum to train their employees. Our learners have even been hired to work remotely right after completion. Choose training employers prefer!

Expert-designed and supported career training.
Our program was built by experts with decades of experience to ensure you gain the skills you need to excel in this field, and your trainers are available by phone, email, and chat to help you learn the material.

Who Should Attend

This program is designed for the following individuals:

  • Healthcare workers on the front lines of COVID treatment.
  • Learners interested in the flexibility to adjust the time and effort you devote to your coursework each day.
Professional Education at the University of Utah

Phone: 801-585-1780
Online Contact Form

Career Step (Educational Partner)

Phone: 877-225-7151