In this quick course, learners will learn about the hazards and health effects of asbestos. In addition, they will learn about common sources of asbestos in a variety of workplaces and what precautionary measures they can take.
Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) are viruses carried in human blood and other body fluids that cause disease in people. There are many different bloodborne pathogens, including malaria and syphilis, but the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B (HBV), and hepatitis C (HCV) viruses, which can each lead to liver cancer, pose the most serious threat of workplace exposure.
Confined spaces pose a significant risk in the workplace due to changed environmental factors, such as oxygen depletion and the build up of toxic gases. In this quick course, you will learn best practices for confined space safety.
The spread of COVID-19 has made daily life stressful everyone. Whether you are immunocompromised or have loved ones at risk, you can take action to prevent the spread of this virus. By wearing, practicing social distancing, and regularly cleaning surfaces, you can protect yourself, others, and your community from being ravaged by COVID-19.
This lesson covers the differences between face masks, face coverings, and respirators, such as the N95 mask. The lesson also provides an awareness of an employer’s responsibilities for respirator use in the workplace.
During this pandemic, many are experiencing anxiety for a variety of reasons. Whether the anxiety is caused by being immunocompromised, having high-risk loved ones, or just not wanting to get sick, this quick course is meant to help you. You will learn a variety of strategies to both manage anxiety and protect yourself from coronavirus.
In this quick course, you will learn about common hazards in the office environment and protective measures you can take. Things such as tripping hazards, fires, and ergonomics can make working in a office dangerous. Take this course to make your workplace as safe as possible.