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Bloodborne Pathogens

In the United States (U.S.) employees with job-related exposure to blood or bodily fluids require annual training regarding Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) (e.g. HIV, Hepatitis B Virus, Hepatitis C Virus). BioRisk Reduction brings infectious disease professionals to you virtually!
Our Professionals Specialize in helping entities of any size or individuals become compliant in Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA) Bloodborne Pathogen regulations. Our BBP training course meets all requirements set by US law (29 CFR 1910.1030) that is regulated by the OSHA.

Individuals in need of BBP training include:
• Duty of Care
• Low Behavioral Risk <13 years of age & Elderly (Teachers, Daycare, Camp
Councilors, Nanny’s, Adoption, Child Welfare, Photography, Societal
• High Behavioral Risk ≥13 years of age (Remote Tourism, Expeditions,
Landscaping, Agriculture, Construction, Drilling, Teachers, Event
Promotion, Fishing, Hunting, Landscaping, Manufacturing, Mining,
Precision Sports, Utilities, Cognitively Impaired, Chemically Impaired)
• Competition (Sports, MMA, Coaches, Trainers, Officials)
• Personal services (Barber, Beautician, Masseuse, Chiropractor, Psychologist,
Psychiatrist, Fitness, Tattoo)
• Hospitality (Transportation: Boat, Vehicle, Plane, Restaurants, Lodging, Movie
Theater, Recreation, Entertainment, Exhibits)
• Security, Corrections, Survivalist, Militia
• Environmental Risks (Janitorial, Waste management, HVAC, Housekeeping,
Custodial, Leasing, Real Estate, Music Instruments)
• Work with human blood, blood products, or bodily fluids
• Healthcare
• Research Laboratories

Unlike other BBP training courses, BioRisk Reduction training courses are not automated video sets. BioRisk Reduction closely follows OSHA requirements by providing infectious disease experts to lead interactive BBP sessions virtually. 
We bring multiple experts to provide tailor made training packages to a variety of audiences and provide ample opportunities to ask questions and interact during sessions. Throughout the training our facilitators provide practical analogies and visual aids. Our training is comprehensive and designed to meet the needs of all professionals from preschool teachers to PhD’s working in maximum containment laboratories or healthcare providers. We can do this effectively by introducing biosafety at an accessible level with comprehensive education specific to your industry for the inherent and residual risks within your workplace.


We also provide consulting to businesses and groups of individuals concerned about
the spread of COVID due to occupational exposure to SARS-CoV-2. We work with
everyone on any topic pertaining to infectious disease!

What is the difference between the Tiers?

Basic Bloodborne Pathogens and Biosafety Training Course (Tier I)

$25/person - group and organizational rates available.

In Tier I we teach our audience about the basics of occupational risks due to BBP. Within all Tiers of our BBP course our audience is led by an infectious disease expert(s) with experience teaching how to mitigate the risks of exposures to BBP.



• None

Program Rewards

  • Bronze Certificate of Completion for BBP (1-year expiration)

  • After 3-years of consecutive completion the Certificate will be updated to silver

  • Bronze Virtual Badge and Physical Badge

  • After 3-years of consecutive completion the badges will be upgraded to silver

  • Meets OSHA’s Requirement within US 29 CFR 1910.1030 for BBP Annual Training (professionals with low-moderate risks)

Program Specifics

  • ~60-90 minutes in length, including Q&A

  • Applicable to all professional demographics

  • After completing the course participants will understand

  • Employer Requirements within U.S. Code of Federal Regulation (29 CFR

    1910.1030) to provide a safe work environment in regard to BBP

  • Training

    • Exposure Control Plan (ECP)

    • Personal Protective Equipment

    • And More!

  • The basics of BBP discovery, routes of transmission, prevention of exposure (pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical), symptoms/onset of infection, and post exposure procedures

  • Begin to Identify workplace procedures that can result in exposure to BBP

  • How to implement controls to mitigate exposures to workplace BBP

  • Areas of residual risk within ECP procedures

  • Elements required within a written ECP

  • General requirements of OSHA’s BBP Standard

Industry Specific Advanced Blood Borne Pathogen Training (Tier II)


 $10+/person - group and organizational rates available.


In Tier II we build upon the lessons in Tier I by breaking our audience into groups related to their professional demographic. Within these groups, practical and emergency situations that are applicable to each profession are reviewed collectively by the class in an interactive format. Breakout groups are always led by individuals with experience in like professions while being experts within infectious disease. These presentations of personal experiences from our experts are collectively formatted into concise, take-home messages to reinforce why participants are being asked to behave as directed in their ECP or to identify residual risks within the ECP.


• Tier I is a prerequisite

Program Rewards

  • Gold Certificate of Completion (1-year expiration)

  • Gold Virtual Badge (1-year expiration)

  • Gold Physical Badge or Workstation Placard that provides QR code to describe

    your training (1-year expiration) 307-228-0981

Program Specifics

  • ~60-90 minutes in length, including Q&A

  • Required for Research and Clinical Laboratories, Meets OSHA’s Requirement for

    Annual Training for individuals working in an HIV and HBV Research

    Laboratory (up to (A)BSL4)

  • Highly suggested for Professionals with increased likelihood to BBP Exposure

  • After completing the course

    • Non-laboratory workers will understand

      • Exposure identification, control, post-exposure procedures

      • How to avoid unfortunate circumstances experienced

        previously by others by implementing effective controls

      • Effective and safe spill response

      • Effective potential sharps, needle, and glass handling practices

    • Laboratory workers will understand

      • Facility and behavioral requirements

      • Requirements with labeling of hazards

      • Requirements for workplace controls when performing

        manipulations with bloodborne pathogens

      • Effective and safe spill response

      • Effective and safe sharps practices

Bloodborne Pathogens Facilitator Training (Tier III)


$75/person - group and organizational rates available.

Tier III is for future BBP facilitators in their respective workplaces. Within this course, our audience learns how to be an effective facilitator of a BBP program at their place of employment, which includes both record keeping and infectious disease knowledge.

Future facilitators will be armed to inform their employer about whether their workplace's U.S. Code of Federal Regulation Mandated ECP is satisfactory with regulatory requirements.


• Tier I & Tier II are prerequisites
• Expertise in infectious disease control (Master’s degree level, professional

experience, or a combination of these)

Program Rewards

  • Platinum Facilitator Certificate of Completion (1-year expiration)

  • Platinum Facilitator Virtual Badge (1-year expiration)

  • Platinum Facilitator Physical Badge & Workstation Placard that provides QR code

    to describe your training (1-year expiration)

  • Access to BioRisk Reduction’s marketing support

    Program Specifics

  • ~60-90 minutes in length, including Q&A

  • Compliance Document Kit

  • Learn how to implement an ECP

  • Understand the requirements of a BBP responsible official

  • Understand and be able to articulate the responsibilities of employers to leadership

  • Includes

    • U.S. 29 CFR 1910.1020 (Access to employee exposure and medical records)

    • U.S. 29 CFR 1904 (Recording and Reporting Occupational Injuries and


Attendees will be charged rates for shipping and handling of certificate and badges. Free digital versions will be available.

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