Introduction To MRSA, Staph and Infection Prevention|Recognize and Treating MRSA and Other Infections|Prevention Through Personal Hygiene and First Aid|Prevention Through Good Housekeeping|Preventing an Outbreak|Conclusion

Course Description

The maritime industry poses some obvious dangers; extreme conditions and complex machinery can all put you in harm’s way. You receive training for these larger and more visible threats, but there are invisible threats as well. You are exposed to bacteria on a daily basis, but what you might not realize is some of these germs can be deadly. With this On Demand training video, you will be introduced to Staphylococcus and Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus, more commonly known as Staph and MRSA. You will learn how to recognize infections caused by these bacteria, and you will learn how to prevent them from spreading in the first place. Use this online safety training to acquire the information needed to prevent the spread of potentially deadly infections, thus keeping you and those around you safe.