Needles Sharps and Blood Born Virus

Many staff work in environments of dangerous exposure to Hepatitis and HIV through exposure to drug use paraphernalia or items carrying bodily fluids that can pose a risk.

Protecting staff through the issue of PPE is only part of the strategy for managing the risks such exposures involve.

Training and awareness of the dangers, practices and solutions to manage these issues is vital to ensure that staff are confident to carry out their duties.  Knowing the many less then obvious, but critical warning signs enables staff to be aware of the dangers, whilst still carrying out their duties effectively.

The course covers all these subtle signs and provides explanations and warnings of the hazards making staff safe and protected.