Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) for Researchers - Online

1 hour
Prior to start of work and Annually
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This online course will teach you about the hazards of bloodborne pathogens in the workplace. You will be taught about how to identify major bloodborne diseases and symptoms, how pathogens are transmitted, the basics of exposure prevention, incident response and cleanup. The course reviews epidemiology, sharps management, cleanup of blood spills, proper personal protective equipment to prevent infection, proper disposal and information regarding the Hepatitis B Vaccine form.

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Intended Audience 

Researchers and other personnel who work with potentially infectious materials


EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201