CANCELLED- Bloodborne Pathogens for Researchers Training

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Monday October 12, 2020
      11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: EHS Training Room 102, 793 Marietta St.
  • Phone: 404-385-4635
  • URL: Directions
  • Email:
  • Fee(s):
    N/A
  • Extras:
Contact

Biosafety Officer

404-894-6120

biosafety@ehs.gatech.edu

 

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Training for individuals working with bloodborne pathogens

Full Summary: This training is required for anyone who is directly at risk for exposure to blood and other bodily fluids.The course helps define what a bloodborne pathogens, how they spread, and how to avoid exposure to infectious material.

Safety in the biological laboratory environment is an important mission of all research personnel at Georgia Tech. This course will discuss all the guidelines, regulations, and management practices for conducting and maintaining a safe laboratory environment when working with bloodborne pathogens. Topics covered include important definitions, routes of entry, major bloodborne pathogens, exposure control, and emergency response. Any person handling human blood or body fluids must take this training every year. 


Who Should Attend? All current and prospective Georgia Tech faculty, staff, and students that handle human blood and bodily fluids. 

You may sign up for the course in Rostertech: https://training.osp.gatech.edu/

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
No
Groups

EHS, EHS - Biosafety

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Categories
Training/Workshop
Keywords
bloodborne, pathogens
Status
  • Created By: kjennings35
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jan 15, 2020 - 3:36pm
  • Last Updated: May 5, 2020 - 5:11pm