Bloodborne Pathogens: Keeping Safe While Touching Blood - Self Learning Module (2 hours)

Special practices are needed to protect early education and and school-age providers from contact with blood or other potentially infectious body fluids.Use this online module to learn how to comply with the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to develop an exposure control plan, how to care for a human bite, prevent injuries from sharps, and the procedure for post-exposure treatment.  This module includes OSHA's Bloodborne Exposure Control Plan you can use by filling in the blanks. PA child care practitioners may submit completed work for review for credit by scanning the pages and attaching them to an e-mail, sending them by fax or by surface mail to ECELS. Be sure to follow the instructions in the “Important Reminders” box next to the list of self-learning modules on this webpage. Instructions updated 7/19/2013. (ECERS-ITERS: Personal Care Routines. K7-C3-84. Meets STARS Level 2 Performance Standard for Health and Safety) Updated 6/10/10

Important Reminders

  • Each module must be independently completed for credit.
  • Effective January 1, 2017, the per person fee will be $15.00 for each module or recorded webinar submitted.    
  • Use the Module and Webinar Payment Form  when submitting for multiple people from one site.

Ready to submit your module to ECELS?
Be sure to include for each person's work:

  • All required module documents.
  • A completed Registration Form
  • Effective January 1, 2017, the per person fee will be $15.00 for each module or recorded webinar submitted.

For more information, please contact ECELS or call 800-243-2357.