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Bloodborne Pathogens General Awareness

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Course Format
  Video On Demand
Product ID
apicbpga_vod
Training Time ?
12 to 22 minutes
Language(s)
English
Video Format
High Definition
Required Plugins
None
Number of Lessons
9
Quiz Questions
10
Closed Captioning
Question Feedback
Wrong Answer Remediation
Lesson Bookmarking
Interactive Producer
Mastery Training Content Network
Original Content Producer
Aurora Pictures
Overview

Did you know you can contract a serious disease like hepatitis or HIV if you come into contact with another person’s blood? This training focuses on the precautions to be taken to prevent exposures to bloodborne pathogens. Contracting an illness from a bloodborne pathogen is easily prevented by following some common precautions.

This training video provides an explanation of the types of bloodborne pathogens, many of which do not have vaccines to prevent a person from contracting them. OSHA training is required in all work places, and this course provides an overview of such requirements. Encountering any blood or bodily fluid must be treated with precaution as though it is infected. This course demonstrates how to protect oneself including the use of gloves or other barriers necessary to prevent exposure.

This course explains the ways to safely work with others and protect oneself against bloodborne pathogens. Employees learn to protect themselves from contracting diseases transmitted by bloodborne pathogens by following the simple safety procedures shown here.

Audience

All employees

Topics
The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Introduction
  • Three Most Common Bloodborne Pathogens
  • OSHA Requirements
  • Route of Entry
  • Universal Precautions
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Safe Work Practices
  • Reporting and Follow Up
  • Conclusion

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