Course Description

This course describes bloodborne pathogens, how they are transmitted, practices that minimize the risk of exposure, what to do if there is an exposure incident, and how to handle and dispose of contaminated items for employees who might have occupational exposure to blood or other potentially infectious material. When combined with interactive instruction, this course will allow organizations to comply with the bloodborne pathogens training requirement in the US and California.

This course is part of the HR & People Library Package.

Course Map


How the Course Works


Defining Bloodbourne Pathogens

Modes of Transmission

The Standard

Exposed Employees



Universal Precautions

Exposure Control Plan

Case Study: Sharp Mind

Work Practice Controls

Labels and Colors

Case Study: A Cut Above

Personal Protective Equipment


Handling Contaminated Material

Hepatitis B Vaccine



Post- Exposure


Apply Your Knowledge

Course Complete

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