UNIVERSAL PRECAUTIONS / BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS

The purpose of this course is to equip individuals or employees with the information necessary to recognize potential sites for disease transmission, as well as the skills necessary to prevent it. OSHA guidelines for Universal Precautions are discussed.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand Universal Precautions and how they help protect from bloodborne pathogens

  • Be able to identify situations in which there is the potential for disease transmission 

  • Know specific measures that can be taken to prevent disease transmission

  • Be able to name the major bloodborne pathogens that pose a threat to staff and children

  • Understand the importance of taking universal precautions


Course Length

1 Hour

Price

$25 - $40

Required Materials

$18 Study Guide

Certification Period

12 Months