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The Sharps Training course is designed for delegates in any sector of business who are likely to come into contact with Sharps waste. The delegates will develop an awareness of how to deal with and dispose of sharps waste correctly and safely and to cover your companies’ approach to safe working practices and the emergency procedures associated.
The Sharps Training course content is as follows: –
Introduction to the definition of a sharp waste
Understanding the risks from sharps
National UK Guidelines
Standard Precautions (various types of protection)
Safer Needle Devices and Containers
Measures available to prevent injury
How to prevent contamination and the health risks associated
Your companies’ approach to safe working
Where sharps are found
Collection and disposal of sharps
Emergency procedure for dealing with sharps injuries
The course is for anyone wishing to develop an awareness of the hazards associated with sharps and how to avoid injury and illness that may arise from sharps, needle-stick injuries and blood borne viruses.
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Delegates will receive a Certificate of Attendance which is valid for 3 years.