IPC Lead Toolkit

To support ACSA's members through Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) reporting, ACSA is pleased to announce a partnership with Bug Control Infection Control Advisory Service. Bug Control are industry-leaders in Infection Prevention and Control, providing a wide range of consulting services, education, resources, policies, procedures and audits. Bug Control has been helping aged care homes and their teams protect their consumers from infections and outbreaks by providing IPC consulting services since 1995, with advice that is always evidence-based and reflects best practice. Visit Bug Control's website to find out more about their service offering.

Bug Control are offering ACSA members a free 30 minute consult and access to practical tools and resources (below) developed in collaboration with ACSA.

ACSA can also provide discounted consultancy services to members, with services to strengthen clinical governance including support to enhance infection control capability and Clinical Lead mentoring. For more information contact

Tools and Resources

Training and Guidance Materials

More information coming soon. This video provides a training overview of Bug Control's implementation of an Infection Control Coordinator (IPC Lead) Role, with module 1 soon to be available via the ACSA learning Management System.





For more information, you can:

  • Call the National Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080 which operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Visit the Department of Health website.
  • Contact ACSA Member Connect Line on 1300 877 855 or email