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Bloodborne Pathogens Training

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 47
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    What are Bloodborne Pathogens?
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    What are Bloodborne Pathogens?

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Course Summary

This course equips you with the skills needed to prevent and treat exposure to bloodborne pathogens. The short and engaging lessons help you learn to identify common pathogens, track the spread of disease, and maintain a safe and healthy environment and can help you meet licensure or compliance requirements for teachers.
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Ch 1. Bloodborne Pathogen Fundamentals {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[225417].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What are Bloodborne Pathogens? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191013].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191013].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Types of Bloodborne Pathogens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191025].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191025].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Diseases Caused by Bloodborne Pathogens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191027].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191027].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191029].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191029].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 2. Introduction to Viral & Bacterial Infections {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[225419].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Are Viruses? - Definition, Structure & Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - The Life Cycle of a Virus: How Viruses Live, Attack & Replicate Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9181].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9181].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What is Bacteria? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7633].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7633].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Difference Between Viral & Bacterial Infections Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - MRSA and Multi-Drug Resistant Pathogens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9670].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9670].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Understanding Common Viruses {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[225421].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Hepatitis? - Definition, Types, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16246].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16246].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Hepatitis B Virus: Structure and Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77963].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77963].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Hepatitis C Virus: Structure and Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77953].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[77953].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Causes and Transmission of HIV Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191165].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191165].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - HIV vs. AIDS Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191177].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191177].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191177].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191177].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Fifth Disease: Viruses of the Parvoviridae Virus Family Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9207].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9207].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Lymphoma and the Epstein Barr Virus: Diseases of the Herpesviridae Virus Family Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9206].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9206].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Gastrointestinal Infection by the Astroviridae Virus Family Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 4. Bloodborne Pathogens & the Spread of Diseases {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[225423].percentComplete}}% complete
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Ch 5. Preventing Bloodborne Pathogen Transmission {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[225425].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Prevention of Bloodborne Pathogens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191023].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191023].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191023].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191023].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Bloodborne Pathogens: Safety & Standard Precautions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191015].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191015].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191015].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191015].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Universal Precautions for Bloodborne Pathogens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191017].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191017].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Avoiding Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens in School Settings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225427].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225427].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Types of Personal Protective Equipment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[190987].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[190987].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Antiseptics, Disinfectants & Sterilization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10920].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10920].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Medical Asepsis: Precautions & Case Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[85309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Using Alcohol as a Disinfectant and Antiseptic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10927].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10927].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Hand Hygiene for Health Care: When & How to Clean Hands Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140413].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140413].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - How to Use Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140414].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140414].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - How to Apply & Remove Non-Sterile Gloves Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140415].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140415].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 6. Biohazard Cleanup & Waste Disposal {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[225429].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - How to Identify Ecological Hazards Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155421].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[155421].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - How to Clean Up Blood Spills Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225431].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225431].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Disposing of Hazardous Materials: Public Safety & Controversy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27690].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27690].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Dispose of Sharps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225433].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225433].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Biohazard Waste Disposal Regulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191095].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191095].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Other Potentially Infectious Material (OPIM): Definition & Transmission Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225435].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225435].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Exposure Incident: Definition & Procedures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 7. Complying with OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogen Standards {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[225439].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Role of the CDC & OSHA in Standard Precautions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54081].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54081].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Standards Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191031].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191031].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191031].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191031].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is the Needlestick Safety & Prevention Act? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan & Protocol Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191019].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191019].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Research Labs & OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogen Standard Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225443].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225443].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Hepatitis B Vaccination & OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogen Standard Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225445].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225445].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - HIV & HBV Control under OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogen Standard Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225447].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225447].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225447].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225447].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Hazard Communications & OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogen Standard Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225449].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225449].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Record Keeping & OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogen Standard Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225451].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[225451].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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