A sharp is anything that can puncture, cut, or lacerate the skin. i .e. A hypodermic Needle, Stanley Knife and broken glass
All sharps have the potential to cause injury through cuts or puncture wounds.
In addition, many sharps are contaminated with blood or body fluids, posing a risk of infection or illness if they penetrate the skin.
The training will cover:
- What is a sharp
- How sharps can affect you
- Safe removal of sharps
- Employer and employee responsibilities
At the end of the course, there is a short multiple choice test. Reaching the pass mark allows the learner to download/print a personalised certificate of completion.
Buying this course will give learners unlimited access to the learning materials for 3 months.