Blood borne pathogens program is designed to train employees who have any health risk of occupational exposure to blood or other potentially infectious bodily fluids and materials.
This training will help employees satisfy training requirements put forth by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
To reduce the risks of transmission of blood borne pathogen diseases, this program will explain how blood borne diseases are transmitted, procedures you and your company can implement to minimize your risk of exposure, and what to do if you suspect you have become exposed to a blood borne pathogen.
The MEDIC FIRST AID® Blood borne Pathogens program offers the same easy-learning, low-stress class environment you expect from all MEDIC FIRSTAID® training programs. Excellent video presentations are supported by quality printed student materials and an easy-to-use Facilitator Guide.
The MEDIC FIRST AID® Blood borne Pathogens covers:
OSHA Blood borne Pathogens Standard 29 CFR 1910.1030
Specific Blood borne Pathogens — Hepatitis B Virus, Hepatitis C Virus, Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Transmitting Blood borne Pathogens
Your Employer’s Exposure Control Plan
Recognizing the Potential for Exposure
Methods to Control Occupational Risk
Using Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Hepatitis B Immunization
When an Exposure Occurs
Communicating a Hazard in the Workplace
Course Length: 45 minutes to 1hr; Retraining: Every 1 year.