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Spill Kit Bodily Fluid Training

Course Duration: 20+ minutes

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Spill Kit Training – Body Fluids – How to Clean Body Fluids

£25.00 +VAT

This training course gives an understanding of how to clean up bodily fluids with or without a Spill Kit. It looks at the associated health risks of bodily fluid spillage, equipment required to deal with it and the measures to protect yourself and others when doing so.

Bodily fluids are a source of infectious micro-organisms, which, if allowed to enter the body, can lead to a variety of illnesses. Cleaning products may also contain hazardous chemicals that can cause health issues.

This course supports meeting the legal duty of employers to provide staff with adequate training to understand this hazard and address it in a manner that is safe to themselves and others.

Course Content

Spill Kit Training – How to Clean Bodily Fluids

This online Spill Kit training course covers the following sections:

  • Understand the hazards
  • Equipment
  • Prepare to handle the spill
  • Clean up the spill
  • Tidy up
  • Final steps

Learning Outcomes 

By taking this health and safety training online, users will be able to:

  • Understand the hazards associated with bodily fluid spillage
  • Implement practices for the safe handling of equipment
  • Identify simple practices to handle the spill
  • Implement steps involved in cleaning up the spill and tidying up the work area

Why this Spill Kit Training Online Course is Vital

Bodily fluids present certain hazards to anyone that may come into contact with them. They are a source of infectious micro-organisms such as bacteria, fungi, and viruses. These diseases can cause a range of mild to severe long-lasting ailments that include Hepatitis B and C, and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).

Employers have a legal duty to protect their staff from any hazards they may face at work, including those presented by bodily fluids. They also have a duty under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (COSHH) regulation to ensure employees have the necessary instruction and training to handle any hazardous disinfectants they may use while cleaning.

Benefits of the Bodily Fluid Spill Kit Training Course

Choosing Human Focus for Spill Kit training courses offers the following benefits:

  • RoSPA assured training content and certification
  • Supports compliance with relevant health and safety legislation
  • Minimises the spread of infectious micro-organisms which may lead to long-lasting ailments
  • Short quizzes to help retain knowledge

Course Details

Study length20+ minutes
Approval bodyRoSPA assured
Target audienceAll cleaning staff – awareness
FormatOne interactive module with an end of course test
AssessmentOnline multiple-choice test
CertificationOnline certificate issued immediately on course completion
Certification validity duration 3 years

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