Bloodborne Pathogens

Safe Work Practices and Safety Awareness Training


Quantity Discounts

1 - 4 $34.95/unit
5 - 9 $31.45/unit
10 - 24 $27.95/unit
25 - 49 $24.45/unit
50 - 99 $20.95/unit
100+ $17.45/unit
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This course has been developed to meet the training guidance provided by the Public Health Agency of Canada regarding the transmission of bloodborne pathogens. 

Anyone in a workplace with Routine Practices concerning the use and handling of hazardous bloodborne pathogens must be properly trained. This course is geared towards anyone working around bodily fluids, sharps, or other possible routes of transmission, including nurses & medical technicians, tattoo artists, aestheticians, cleaners and a wide variety of different occupations.

This course is entirely online, consists of 5 chapters and a final exam, and takes 1-2 hours to complete. Once you pass your exam, you may print your certificates of completion (wallet & wall sized). Your training also includes a plastic wallet certificate. This card typically ships within one day using Canada Post regular mail.

Standards for bloodborne pathogens training are determined at a federal level in Canada by the Public Health Agency of Canada, but additional standards for your industry or company may vary based on best practices or employer requirements. Worksite Safety’s wallet certificate contains a dedicated section on the back to note additional, workplace-specific training. Don’t hesitate to contact our advisory services team if you have any questions.

Average Duration: 1.5-2 Hours
Printable Certificate Issued On Completion
Plastic Proof Of Training Card Available
Unlimited Exam Attempts
Accepted Across Canada
Self-Paced. Available 24/7
Live Student Support
Permanent Record of Training
User Management Tools Available

Course Outline

1. Introduction to Bloodborne Pathogens

Learn about the different types of bloodborne pathogens and their associated risks and treatments including HBV (hepatitis B) and HIV (human immunodeficiency virus).

2. Transmission of Bloodborne Pathogens

This chapter covers the transmission of bloodborne pathogens through routes such as contaminated sharps, splash/spray, contaminated inanimate objects, sexual activity, human bites, and injection.

3. Exposure Controls

Students will introduce the different ways to limit or control their exposure to bloodborne pathogens through risk assessments, hand hygiene, personal protective equipment, environmental controls, and administrative controls.

4. Safe Work Practices

Chapter 4 teaches students about effective hand hygiene, PPE (Gloves, gowns, face protection), environmental controls, administrative controls, equipment & workspace cleaning, engineering controls, sharps containers, and handling & disposal of sharps.

5. Post Exposure Management

This final chapter will cover the requirements for post exposure management, treatment of exposure sites, reporting, risk factors, testing, baseline results, HBV, HCV,HIV, and counselling.

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Depending on how many training credits you purchase, you may receive a discount. Once purchased, training credits may be used to assign training to users in your account or held for future use.

In addition to the training that you purchase, you will also have access to a number of free training management tools. These tools allow you to add and manage users in your account, distribute training courses, view training progress, print certificates, view records of training, and create customized certification reports to ensure your users are always in compliance.

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Additional Services

We put our team of professionals to work to build solutions that improve results, save time, relieve your budget and keep your people safe. In addition to our training programs, we also provide Consulting Services, Train The Trainer Solutions, Course Authoring, and Integration services.

Consulting Services

It is our mandate to develop plans and programs that meet the unique needs and environments where staff carry out their work on a daily basis, creating customized programs that deal with risks specifically for each situation.

Our consulting services include OHS Auditing, Safety Policy Development, Procedure Writing, Training Needs Analysis, Safety Inspections, Job Safety & Hazard Analysis, Emergency Response Planning, and Fall Prevention & Detection.

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Train the Trainer

Customize and control the learning experience of your staff or customers with our Train the Trainer offerings and enjoy the peace of mind that comes with our lifetime complimentary update service.

These packages educate new trainers on how to deliver in-person training to adult learners. Packages include Instructor Certification courses, expanded reference manuals, ready to customize classroom presentations, exam templates, certificates, and participant guides for students.

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Program Authoring

Deliver original content courses to your staff to address the unique hazards associated with your workplace.

Our team of industry leading instructional designers and subject matter experts are able to develop defensible, effective, and efficient training programs that you can deliver as elearning content, self-learning course books, reference materials for classroom teaching, or as an app that integrates with existing frameworks. Training programs can be something that is built from scratch, or modified using pre-existing course materials from our library or your own.