Course Learning Objectives
After participating in this course, you will be able to:
- Name three major diseases that can be spread through contact with blood.
- Understand and use Universal Precautions to protect against the spread of disease.
- Create appropriate policies for dealing with blood exposures.
schedule 1 Hour
star_outline 0.10 CEUs
computer 1 year unlimited access
verified_user Certificate of completion
face Early childhood training approval
Preventing the spread of contagious disease is possible and always important, especially in the child care setting. This course will teach you about various diseases that can be spread through contact with blood and how to deal with accidental exposures. This course will also cover airborne pathogens and you will learn about Universal Precautions, including the use of personal protective equipment (PPE), that can prevent the spread of infection. Information regarding the OSHA Exposure Control Plan is discussed and a sample Exposure Control Plan is included in the Resources Section of this course.Not all courses are approved for early care and education in every state. Please check State and CEU Approvals page for details.