RIDE Universal Precautions Online Training (Health Services Professional Development for Faculty & Staff)
The RI Coordinated School Health Program, thrive, introduces an online tutorial on Universal Precautions in the School Setting.
DIRECTIONS FOR ONLINE TRAINING:
1. Visit http://learn.aero.und.edu/pages.asp?PageID=163873
2. Complete Step One : The Red Book (you may read it or listen to it)
3. After a Middletown Public Schools faculty or staff member has completed this online training, they should log into My Learning Plan and submit the RIDE Universal Precautions Online Training SURVEY (on the main page of My L PLan) so a record of this participation can be maintained.
Please contact your school nurse teacher if you have any questions or concerns about Blood-Borne Pathogens.
This self-paced online tutorial is part of the RI Coordinated School Health Program - thrive e-Academy, launched in 2004 to enhance flexibility and facilitate participation in professional development opportunities for Rhode Island teachers and school staff.
This tutorial is designed to serve as the required basic bloodborne pathogens training for school staff and other employees specifically as they relate to bloodborne pathogens and to meet the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA’s) Bloodborne Pathogen Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1030. A basic understanding of bloodborne pathogens, transmission modes, protection methods, reporting procedures, and other pertinent information is provided in this tutorial.