Bloodborne Pathogens for Laboratory Personnel

Target Audience: BBP Training is required for those who work with human blood or bodily fluids; unfixed tissues or organs other than intact skin from a human; cell, tissue, or organ cultures or medium, or animal or human cell lines that have not been documented with the EHS Office as free from contamination of human hepatitis viruses, HIV and other recognized bloodborne pathogens. It is the responsibility of each Laboratory Director to ensure that his/her laboratory personnel attend Bloodborne Pathogen Training. This includes, but is not limited to, Faculty, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students, Staff, and Visitors.

Training Requirements: Initial training must be completed prior to any work in a laboratory that may expose a worker to Bloodborne Pathogens. Bloodborne Pathogens training is required annually.

Online Training - CITI

EH&S has developed on online BBP training on the CITI platform. Please visit to access the login page or click the button below.  You will be prompted to login using your Pitt user name and password. All users are required to have an HSConnect account.

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Lives Sessions: View the live session training schedule for upcoming dates and times.

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