Lateral Flow Devices (LFD) Covid-19 testing in primary schools

On 19 January 2021, the Department for Education released new guidance on Lateral Flow Devices (LFD) Covid-19 testing in primary schools. The Medical Tracker team have created this helpful resource with useful links, videos and more to help schools find the information they require.

This resource is split into four sections which include Quick links, Important information, How to test and Helpful videos.

Quick links

During the Department for Education webinars, a number of links were shared which can be found below:

Important Information

IMPORTANT: Watch for weak positive results (Image shown) 

IMPORTANT: The old instructions are inside the box of test kits. Please use the new ‘Your step-by-step guide for COVID-19 self-testing