For Faculty, Non-Hospital Staff
Bloodborne pathogens training discusses OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogens Standard (29 CFR 1910.1030), bloodborne diseases, exposure determination, methods of compliance, personal protective equipment, Hepatitis B Vaccine, post-exposure evaluation and follow-up, labels and signs.
This 1-hour, online only training class is mandatory for all employees with occupational exposure to blood or other potentially infectious materials (e.g., building engineers, custodians, grounds crew, laboratory personnel, athletic trainers, police officers). Blood means human blood, human blood components, and products made from human blood. Other potentially infectious materials means human body fluids; unfixed tissues or organs (other than intact skin) from a human (living or dead); HIV-containing cell or tissue cultures, organ cultures and HIV- or HBV-containing culture mediums or other solutions; and blood organs, or other tissues from experimental animals infected with HIV or HBV.
Note: Annual refresher training is required for this training class. To meet your annual Bloodborne Pathogens training requirement, please refer to the University’s Chalk site using the instructions below.
- Mozilla Firefox is the recommended browser;
- Login using your CNetID and password;
- Click on “Community” located in the upper right hand portion of the screen;
- Under the “Safety Training Classes” section on the right side of the
screen, click on “Bloodborne Pathogens”;
- Remember to turn up the volume on your computer speakers to hear the
- The introduction module will begin automatically.
Note: Please print the training booklet for your reference.
To view your safety training profile and history, go to the Combined Access Training Tracking System (CATTS) at https://catts.uchicago.edu and select Manage.
There are no sections for this course.