In this training module on Bloodborne Pathogens, learners have an opportunity to learn about terms associated with the topic and identify the types of diseases transmitted by those pathogens. This course will help learners recognize, avoid and prevent exposure to these pathogens and stay safe in their work area.…
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This training has been designed for employees working in mining and construction sites, to get awareness on bloodborne pathogens and the intent of this module is to fulfil the OSHA requirement of working in a safe environment.
- Definition: What are bloodborne pathogens? Types of diseases transmitted by those pathogens.
- Symptoms of Hepatitis B Virus, and HIV
- People who are at risk, Exposure control plan, Method of implementation, Universal precautions.
- Methods to reduce the risk, Safe work practices, Personal protective equipment, Engineering controls, Housekeeping, HBV Vaccination, Signs and labels, Color coding, Exposure incident procedure and emergency action plan.
The content has been curated in accordance with OSHA guidelines and has been explained through interactive scenario-based learning, animations, case studies and various activities for better understanding.