The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) designed a Bloodborne Pathogens protocol to protect workers from the health risks associated with exposure to blood and other infectious substances.
Through our Bloodborne Pathogens training, you will learn how to prevent exposure to disease and learn protocol to reduce the risk of exposure in the workplace. This course teaches recommended cleaning methods and informs about medical services to contact in case of an accident.
At Prime Medical Training, you get an interactive course that is easy to understand and provides practical applications to concrete in your mind the lessons you have learned. Our instructors share valuable insights from professional settings and offer legitimate experience on the subject.
12:1 Student:Instructor Ratio
Optional: Written Test
1 Hour Class
What Does the Bloodborne Pathogens Training Cover?
Designed for corporations, this course teaches employees about Bloodborne Pathogens such as Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and Malaria. Students will learn essential information about pathogens such as how they spread, how to avoid exposure, and how to handle incidents of exposure.
What To Expect From Your Bloodborne Pathogens Safety Training
The first part of the course is completed at the employees convenience online. Upon registering, employees will gain access to a 24/7 portal with a multi-user login. Trainees can choose between English and Spanish versions of the training and will receive their scores and certificates via email.
To complete training for total certification- one of the companies compliance officers will receive physical hands-on learning with an orientation to a compliance documentation kit.
How Long Does a Class Take To Complete?
Students will spend anywhere between one to eight hours reviewing the class materials and completing the test. An examination is taken at the end of the course and requires an 80% correct score or higher for passing. The course does not need to be completed in one sitting and the test can be retaken as many times as needed.
Bloodborne Pathogens Tests and Certificates
Every employee who completes the course will receive a Bloodborne Pathogen training certificate and wallet card within one business day of the course. This training is valid for one year per national standards.
Who Needs Bloodborne Pathogen Training?
According to OSHA, any employee exposed to blood and other bodily liquids should undergo Bloodborne Pathogen awareness training. Healthcare workers and emergency responders fall under this category as well as daycare staff, cleaning staff, tattoo artists, etc.
Is Bloodborne Pathogen Training Required Annually?
For OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen compliance, an organization should offer annual training for employees with regular exposure to blood and other infectious materials. This process involves implementing OSHA’s required safety controls and training a compliance officer to oversee company strategies.
What Locations Do You Offer Bloodborne Pathogen Classes?
You can sign up for Bloodborne Pathogens training for your staff online.
For compliance officers, we offer training in Knoxville, Tennessee and other locations as available.