Heartsaver Bloodborne Pathogens
This classroom course teaches employees how to protect themselves and others from being exposed to blood or blood-containing materials. The course is designed to meet Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requriements for bloodborne pathogens training when paired with site-specific instruction.
AHA's course uses the PACT acronym (Protect, Act, Clean, Tell) and slogan "Make a PACT, Know How to Act" to help students learn and easily recall bloodborne pathogens training. Students learn how to
- Protect themselves from exposure to bloodborne pathogens
- Act when exposed to blood or blood-containing materials in the workplace
- Clean themselves and the area when exposed to blood or blood-containing materials in the workplace
- Tell or report any exposure to blood or blood-containing materails in the workplace
Course completion Card or Certificate: Students receive a Participation Certificate upon course competion.