The American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI) Bloodborne pathogens training helps students understand what BBP are, how they are spread and how to reduce risks of exposure for themselves and others. The program assists in meeting U.S Dept of Labor OSHA requirements for Bloodborne Pathogens Standards (29-CFR-1910.1030).
The Bloodborne pathogens training is required annually for workplaces that encounter blood or body fluids in the course of their work. This course is a combination of DVD, Power Point and Hands-on practice. New certifications take up to 2 hours.
Renewals for staff that have already been trained run shorter. There are no prerequisites for this class.
Emergency Oxygen Administration
This program is intended to provide learners with the knowledge and hands-on training in the skills of emergency oxygen administration for suddenly ill or injured victims.
Participants should have had CPR and First Aid Training prior to or in conjunction with this course.
Medical personnel may combine CPR updates, bloodborne pathogens class, and emergency oxygen administration for a half-day to full-day training in-service.
Basic Life Support or BLS is a Healthcare Provider Course designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. The course is intended for certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals. This course is appropriate for health care providers who work in a hospital setting. Check to see if your facility accepts ASHI certificationsCPR Pro is an American Health and Safety Institute (ASHI) course approved by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS)* and is accepted by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT). The program has also been approved by many state health agencies and may be used to meet the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization’s (JCAHO) Resuscitation Standard.