Bloodborne Pathogens (General) - 2111503
Overview
This online training explains the safety measures workers should practice to prevent the spread of bloodborne pathogens. A bloodborne pathogen is a disease or virus contracted through contact with body fluids. The course topics cover exposure routes, universal precautions, personal protective equipment, safe work practices, clean up/disposal and exposure follow-up procedures
Audience
All workers who come in contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials as a part of their normal routine and non-routine job duties.

(Examples not limited to: Environmental Services staff, Security, Environmental Health & Safety staff, Facilities Maintenance and Trade workers)

Time Required
13 to 16 minutes
Topics Covered

• Introduction
• Defining Bloodborne Pathogens
• Exposure Routes
• Universal Precautions
• Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
• Safe Work Practices
• Clean Up and Disposal
• Exposure Follow-up
• Conclusion

Bloodborne Pathogen General Course