Updated 2016 self-study training courses are now available on the NHSN website. Training courses will include: Introduction to Device-associated module, CLABSI, CAUTI, VAP, CLIP, MRSA Bacteremia and CDI LabID Event Reporting, Introduction to Procedure-associated module, and SSI.
These online courses provide instructional slides with detailed graphics, screen shots with step by step examples of form completion for instructional purposes, practice questions, and case study examples. Those taking the courses will need a computer with access to the internet. Hyperlinks to the forms, protocols and NHSN manual are available throughout the courses and available for printing if needed. All trainings are available on the NHSN website under “Self-paced Interactive Training”: http://www.cdc.gov/nhsn/Training/continuing-edu.html