Credit Hours: 2

OSHA Blood Borne Pathogens

The OSHA Blood Borne Pathogens course is designed to educate individuals about the risks and precautions associated with bloodborne pathogens as per OSHA standards. It covers the identification of bloodborne pathogens, their modes of transmission, and effective prevention methods. The course also provides guidelines on how to respond to exposure incidents and the importance of a proper exposure control plan. This course is essential for anyone who may come into contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials in their workplace.


Product Description / Course Objectives

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Understand the Basics: Gain a comprehensive understanding of what bloodborne pathogens are, their types, and the diseases they can cause.
  • Identify Modes of Transmission: Learn about the various ways bloodborne pathogens can be transmitted, especially in a workplace setting.
  • Master Prevention Techniques: Understand and apply effective methods to prevent exposure to bloodborne pathogens, including the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and safe handling of sharps.
  • Respond to Exposure Incidents: Learn how to properly respond to an exposure incident, including immediate first aid measures, reporting procedures, and post-exposure evaluation.
  • Implement an Exposure Control Plan: Understand the components of an effective exposure control plan as per OSHA standards, and learn how to implement such a plan in the workplace.


Valid in the Following States: Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, NC Locksmith, Texas