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Online Testing Module

Testing Requirements

Please review the following online training videos for:

  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Hazard Communications
  • Emergency Procedures Plan

After each training module, please complete the test and print certificate. Forward certificates to Elizabeth Smith in Human Resource Department.

Bloodborne Pathogens Training

This training module is designed to provide an awareness or basic understanding of bloodborne pathogens, common modes of their transmission, methods of prevention, and other pertinent information. This training is designed to meet the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA’s) Bloodborne Pathogen Standard.

Video: HSWC Bloodborne Pathogens Training (no sound)

Test: Bloodborne Pathogens Training

Hazard Communication Training

This training module is designed to provide awareness and understanding of  the Hazard Communication Standards. In order to ensure chemical safety in the workplace, information about the identities and hazards of the chemicals must be available and understandable to workers. OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) requires the development and dissemination of such information. All employers with hazardous chemicals in their workplaces must have labels and Safety Data Sheets for their exposed workers, and train them to handle the chemicals appropriately.This training module meets OSHA requirements for training employees on the Hazard Communication Standards.

Step One

Please watch the training videos.

Step Two

Click on the Hazard Communication Training link and follow instructions to complete the test.

Video: Hazard Communication Training

Video: GHS Global Harmonizing System's How to Read a SDS

Video: HSWC Hazard Communication Training (no sound)

Test: Hazard Communication Training

Emergency Procedure Plan Training

This training module is designed to provide an awareness or basic understanding of our Emergency Procedure Plan for each Head Start Center and other pertinent information. There are no training videos for this section of the online training. Employee’s must have a printed copy of the centers Emergency Procedure Plan.

Step One

Please read the entire Emergency Procedure Plan for your designated center. If you are a substitute, you must read all center plans (MLK Center, Elgin Center, Sgt. Shriver Center, and Noland Center).

Step Two

Click on the Emergency Procedure Plan Training link and follow instructions to complete the test.

Test: Emergency Procedure Plan Training

OSHA Fire Extinguishers Use Training (Optional Training)

This free tutorial covers the requirements for an educational program on the use of portable fire extinguishers and the hazards of incipient stage fire-fighting required by OSHA when portable extinguishers are made available for employee use in the workplace. Covers selection of extinguishers based on type or class of fire material (A, B, C, D, and/or K), the PASS method for using an extinguisher, and some important things to remember when using an extinguisher. Free for employers to use for worker training and for non-profit safety organizations to share with their members, compliments of OSHA Training Services Inc.

Video: OSHA Fire Extinguishers - Their Use and Limitations Training Video