Bloodborne Pathogens

This outstanding training course comprehensively explores bloodborne pathogens and the risks they pose to you and your colleagues.

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About the course

In a care environment there are many bloodborne pathogens which you may come into contact with in your working role. It’s important that you understand how to recognise them, what to do when you come into contact with them and how to prevent exposure in the future.

Who is this course for?

A ‘must have’ for induction, refresher, management and vocational training.

What does the course cover?

  • What are bloodborne pathogens?
  • HIV
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • VHF
  • TB
  • Blood and body fluids
  • Needlestick injury
  • Spillages
  • Responding to exposure
  • Medical assessment
  • Exposure to bloodborne pathogens
  • Testing & support
  • Prevention
  • Prevention planning
  • UICPs
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Gloves
  • Training
  • Risk management
  • Blood
  • Storing blood
  • Regulated waste
  • Clinical waste
  • Sharps
  • Contaminated equipment
  • Autoclaves
  • Contaminated clothing
  • Housekeeping
  • Cleaning & disinfection
Download the syllabus (PDF)

How is the course assessed?

After each module you will be asked a set of multiple-choice questions. The answers are marked automatically so you instantly know your score.

Every trainee receives a FREE training certificate on completion of the course as evidence for your records.

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£1.49* Buy credits *Excludes VAT. Based on bulk credit pricing
  • CPD Accredited and Skills for Care Endorsed
  • Free certification
  • Standards compliant
  • Access course on desktop and mobile, from work or home
  • No time limits, work at your own pace
  • Monitor and track staff progress

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