Full course description
Duration: Completion by start of school year
Commitment: 30 minutes, approx.
Course Type: Self-Paced
Credits Awarded Upon Completion: None (Required of all staff)
This course will provide participants with the knowledge required to identify bloodborne pathogens and to protect against exposure. The course meets requirements established by the District for each employee to yearly re-train.
Main Topics Covered in this Course Include:
- Standard precautions
- Assessing potential risks
- How infections occur
- Common bloodborne pathogens in the workplace
- Staying safe on the job
- Responding to an exposure incident
This is an open online course that is self-paced. Students who enroll can examine course materials to focus on the areas that interest them, or work to complete all curricular units.