Safety is No Accident! OSHA Training for the Dental Professional

1.5 CE AGD/PACE Approved

Course Objectives

This course contains OSHA Standards for dental practice settings set forth by the Occupational Safety & Health Administration. It satisfies the federally mandated OSHA training requirement for new or existing employees. All new employees must attend OSHA training within 10 days of employment & annually thereafter.

  • OSHA Standards & Mission

    Define OSHA, its mission & Standards that apply to dental practices. List examples of OSHA violations & provide a list of responsibilities specific to employers & employees.

  • Bloodborne Pathogen Standard

    Define the Bloodborne Pathogen (BBP) standard, identify basic requirements, & modes of disease transmission most common to a dental office setting.

  • OSHA Standards for Dental Practices

    Define the Hazard Communication, Exit Routes, Ionizing Radiation, & Ergonomic Hazard standards, their basic requirements, & engineering controls for implementation.

Preview

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • Message from your Instructor

    • Learning Objectives

  • 2

    Let's Get Started!

    • OSHA Mission & Standards

    • Training & Recordkeeping Requirements

    • Bloodborne Pathogen Standard

    • Environmental Protection

    • Hazard Communication, Ionizing Radiation, Ergonomics & Prevention, Emergency Plan Standards

    • OSHA Guidance for COVID19 - Overview for Dental Practices

  • 3

    Before you go...

    • Stay Connected!

    • Claim Your CE Certificate

About The Instructor

Independent Compliance Consultant

India Chance, BSDH, RDH

India R. Chance is a Registered Dental Hygienist and Independent Compliance Consultant who presents courses for healthcare providers to improve their knowledge of infection prevention and safety in their workplace environment. Nationally, she has trained teams to implement and strengthen workplace compliance programs as well as consult organizations on strategic planning and process improvement for infection prevention. Currently, she serves as: Key Opinion Leader Infection Prevention Speaker - Dentsply Sirona Brand Ambassador - Dimensions of Dental Hygiene Committee Member - Organization for Safety, Asepsis, & Prevention Infection Control Lead for the Southern Maryland Mission of Mercy Infection Control Consultant for the Md State Dental Association Mission of Mercy Board Member - Mid-Atlantic PANDA (Abuse Awareness for Dental Professionals)​ ​ Her professional memberships include: OSAP - Organization for Safety, Asepsis, and Prevention American Dental Hygienists' Association Montgomery County Dental Hygienists' Association American Dental Education Association ​ Her experience and knowledge has led the way for her to become the leading compliance and workplace safety speaker in the Baltimore/Washington & Virginia Metropolitan area.