Bloodborne Pathogens Training

Bloodborne Pathogens Training

  • Intended Audience: Administrators, Professional Service Providers, Teachers
  • Subject:
  • CPE Credits: 2
  • CPE Provider: Region 10 (057-950): Texas Education Service Center

Description

It is important to know the dangers of bloodborne diseases. It is even more important to know how to protect oneself and others from catching or spreading these diseases. Bloodborne pathogens such as bacteria and viruses are present in blood and body fluids and can cause disease in humans. The purpose of this course is to educate staff professionals about bloodborne pathogens and exposure control plans to prevent the spread of these diseases.

Standards

No aligned standards.

Course Outline

  • Bloodborne Pathogens: Course Overview and Key Topics
  • What is an Exposure Control Plan?
  • HBV: Dangers, Prevention, and Treatment
  • HCV: Dangers and Prevention
  • HIV: Dangers and Prevention Methods
  • Bloodborne Pathogens: Applying the Rules