Certification for OSHA 29 CRF 1910.1030 subpart a-i
OSHA’s bloodborne pathogen training is required for 29 CRF 1910.1030(g)(2), as well as OSHA’s Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act
Who Needs this Training?
All workers subject to occupational exposure to blood or OPIM. This includes healthcare professionals, phlebotomists, narcotics enforcement officers, tattoo artists, etc. OSHA defines exposure as “reasonably anticipated skin, eye, mucous membrane, or parenteral contact with blood or OPIM that may result from the performance of the employee’s duties.”
Dangers of Remaining Uncertified
The purpose of OSHA’S Bloodborne Pathogens Standard is to reduce occupational exposure to Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, HIV and other bloodborne pathogens that employees may encounter in their workplace.
Additional threats include:
- Human T-lymphotropic Virus Type 1
- Arboviral infections
- Relapsing fever
- Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
- Viral hemorrhagic fever
By the end of this course we will have covered the following topics:
Topic 1: Bloodborne Pathogens – 10:24
Topic 2: Risk Exposure – 02:04
Topic 3: Exposure Control Plan – 03:25
Topic 4: Controlling Exposures – 09:50
Topic 5: Hand Hygiene – 03:48
Topic 6: Personal Protective Equipment – 03:44
Topic 7: Medical Waste – 00:40
Topic 8: Cleaning and Disinfection – 02:33
Topic 9: Engineering Controls – 02:15
Topic 10: Labels – 01:35
Topic 10: Precautions and Summary – 04:51
Course format consists of video instruction, intermediate quizzes and Final Knowledge Check
A minimum of 50 minutes is required to complete this course.
OSHA requires annual recertification for workers where occupational exposure takes place.
Certificate of Completion
A completion certificate is available for printing immediately upon successfully finishing the course.