Education and Events

IPS run a number of educational activites providing members with learning, networking and professional opportunities thoughout the year. 


Much of the education that IPS delivers to its members and others is through live events. These provide opportunity for members and non members to meet with other delegates, the possibility of listening to and questioning expert presenters and many other benefits.

IPS offers events ranging from a large annual international conference which attracts over 1,000 people to less formal local branch meetings and study days. 

Educational Activities

In addition to conferences and study days there are opportunitites for education through reading the Journal of Infection Prevention, linking with other colleagues on website forums and more formally through Webinars and Teleclasses.

University Courses

Finally this section can also 'signpost' individuals wishing to undertake a formal education course through universities. A full list of courses at universities in Wales, England, Scotland and Ireland can be found 

IPS Have a new learning portal that has been developed to give infection prevention and control practitioners and everyone who has responsibility for infection prevention and control within their organisation the skills, knowledge they require to create safe, hygienic environments.

Visit the Learning Platform