Full course description
Bloodborne Pathogens - Online Training Course
Bloodborne diseases continue to pose major health problems. Increasing infection rates for Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C are now making them as serious a concern as HIV, the virus which can often lead to AIDS. So it’s more important than ever for employees to understand the hazards of bloodborne pathogens, the policies and practices that can prevent their transmission, and the OSHA regulations that address them.
Itawamba Community College Bloodborne Pathogen training course provides essential information in fulfilling the training requirements contained in the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard ( 29 CFR Part 1910.1030)
Topics covered include:
- Bloodborne Pathogens: HIV and Hepatitis
- Risks of Exposure and the Exposure Control Plan
- Methods of exposure control
- Personal protection and vaccination
- Housekeeping and "Regulated Waste"
- Accidental exposure procedures
If you have questions about this training course or experience any technical difficulty enrolling, please contact Josh Gammill, Workforce Pathways Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.