TRAINING PROGRAM FOR BLOOD BORNE PATHOGENS
Before You Begin
program was developed by EH&S to provide a review of blood
borne pathogen exposure control principles and practices, and
to provide updated information regarding blood borne pathogens
and their control.
This program will be revised at least annually
in order to provide you with the most current information
The program is intended for all LBNL personnel
who have a reasonable, anticipated risk of occupational exposure
to blood borne pathogens and who have completed initial blood
borne pathogen training.
of this on-line program does not meet regulatory requirements
for initial blood borne pathogen training.
blood borne pathogen training is offered through EHS. If you
need to attend initial training, you can schedule this through
or by calling the Biosafety Officer at ext. 6812.
was this program designed for?
was designed for those who have occupational exposure to human
blood or blood products. You can progress through the
program or go back to specific sections by clicking on the
links to the Table of Contents.
can take this training?
online training is part of the annual retraining program,
you must have already completed the blood borne pathogen initial
training at LBNL.
do I need to do?
through the information provided in Sessions 1-3. After reading through each session, you will be required to take a final exam. You must pass with a 100% score to receive credit for this course. You will have three attempts to pass the exam.
this web-based training program, the following topics will
1. Blood borne Pathogens
What they are, how they are transmitted, and
review of HIV, HBV, and HCV.
2. Occupational Exposure Control
3. Incident Response