Decontamination Reusable Invasive Medical Devices / Dí-éilliú

Certificate in Microbiology (TU5262) is a pre requisite for this course

This course was designed after extensive consultation for hospital staff working in RIMD units and also staff working in relevant medical supply companies. This program will provide the scientific background behind and practical skills required for the successful decontamination of RIMDs (reusable invasive medical devices).

This course is designed for staff working in the RIMD decontamination areas of hospitals or related sectors.

  • Biodecontamination – RIMD (online)
  • Biodecontamination – RIMD Workshop (in TU Dublin Tallaght)

The course consists of online lectures and practical workshops (practical work 2-3 days towards the end of semester) which are carried out in TU Dublin Tallaght. Decontamination Minor award runs in the Spring semester.

  • Applications are now closed

To apply for this programme please contact:

Or call the Lifelong Learning Team on:

01-404 2101

Participants on this program are typically employed in the hospital or related sector. On successful completion of this Minor Award candidates may progress to complete the major award program BSc in Decontamination Managment.

TU Code



NFQ Level 6


Certificate in Reusable Invasive Medical Devices Decontamination (Minor Award)


1 Semester

Course Type


Mode of Study

Part Time

Method of Delivery

Classroom, Online

Commencement Date

September 2020





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