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How Glove Help
How Glove Help

Practice to properly and safely remove gloves that have been exposed to fluids.

Airborne Pathogens Can Spread Fast
Airborne Pathogens Can Spread Fast

We will discuss and practice safety with three types of airborne pathogens: Viral - Bacterial - Fungal

Bloodborne Airborne Pathogen Merit Badge
Bloodborne Airborne Pathogen Merit Badge

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Participants Will Learn 

  • The fundamentals of bloodborne pathogens training

  • Essential information on hepatitis viruses and HIV

  • How to prevent infection from bloodborne pathogens

  • About airborne pathogens, including tuberclosis

Course Information

  • 3.0 hour class

  • We can run a morning and afternoon class both in the same day!

  • Sessions available Mon-Fri

  • Sessions available on Saturday (contact us for pricing)



OSHA 29 CFR 1910.1030 requires employers to safeguard employees who have a reasonably anticipated occupational exposure to blood or other potentially infectious materials. Without proper preparation in blood diseases and airborne pathogens, costly OSHA and state-specific regulatory fines could be levied. Much more importantly, lives could be adversely impacted or even lost. 

Who Would Benefit

  • Employees trained in First Aid, CPR & AED

  • Plant operations engineers

  • Fire, Police, and First Responders

  • Healthcare professionals

  • Teachers, coaches, and school personnel

  • Hotel housekeepers & Hospitality Workers 

Materials Included

  • Participant Guide

  • Various equipment for classroom activities

  • Gloves for practice with preventing disease transmission

Course Lessons

  • Introduction to Bloodborne Pathogens Standard

  • Bloodborne Pathogens

  • Preventing Infection from Bloodborne Pathogens

  • Airborne Pathogens

Course Cost

  • $40 Per Student​ (Normally $50)

  • Certification Card is good for 2 years

  • Issued by the National Safety Council

  • Minimum enrollment - 3 participants

  • Maximum enrollment - 10 participants