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10-hour Healthcare

Laundry Safety

Program Description

The laundry in healthcare and hospital facilities are often contaminated with infectious diseases, however the risk of infection to patients and workers is able to be greatly reduced through proper, common-sense practices.

This program provides training on several important topics for those who work with hospital laundry, including bloodborne pathogens in a healthcare setting, personal protective equipment, fire safety, as well as slip, trip, and fall prevention and ergonomic hazards.

Hospital linen may contain bacteria and mold.
Our 10-hour Healthcare: Laundry Safety program has tips to protect yourself.

Program Benefits

Whether you are trying to break into the healthcare field, stay current in your position, or get promoted, this program is the best way to reach these goals. When you complete this program and purchase certificates, you will be able to:

  • Develop the skills necessary to stay safe when working with hospital laundry and linens.
  • Gain knowledge on how to protect yourself from sharps injuries.
  • Learn how to protect yourself against bloodborne pathogens.
  • Protect yourself from ergonomic injuries.
  • Increase your knowledge on hazardous chemicals.

This program is designed for individuals who currently or plan to work with hospital laundry and linens. Completion of this program shows employers your understanding and the importance of workplace safety.

Career Paths in Safety and Health

What is the right career path for you?

There are several safety positions with different levels of responsibility in an Occupational Safety and Health career path. Each advancing level typically requires higher levels of experience, education, and knowledge and skills in leadership, business practices, safety and health, and communication and information technology.

OSHAcademy wants to help our students who want to learn about these career opportunities. This PDF brochure will take a look five different positions at the typical qualifications, duties and education required for each position.

While other online training providers require you to make a payment to access their training material, OSHAcademy provides 100% free access to all of our training courses and material. There is no fee to sign up, complete any of our training courses, or to take the course exams. We do offer affordable prices if you want detailed exam results and course or program certificates. Whether you just want free training or want to purchase one of our certificate packages, we have what you need at OSHAcademy!

  • 2 transcripts
  • 1 program certificate
  • training record card
  • FREE course certificates
    (with program purchase)
  • FREE Training
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What you get!

Program Certificate

Sample 10-hour Healthcare: Pharmacy Program Certificate

Training Record Card

Sample Training Record Card

Course Certificate

Sample Course 144 Certificate


Sample Transcript

To qualify for this program certificate, students must complete all required courses listed below. There is no time limit to complete the required courses.

  1. 144 Introduction to OSHA
  2. 153 Ergonomic Hazards in General Industry
  3. 170 Healthcare: Latex Allergy
  4. 171 Healthcare: Hazardous Chemicals
  5. 174 Healthcare: Fire Safety
  6. 177 Healthcare: Electrical Safety
  7. 178 Healthcare: Personal Protective Equipment
  8. 181 Healthcare: Sharps Safety
  9. 602 Heat and Cold Stress Safety
  10. 624 Healthcare: Slip, Trip, and Fall Prevention
  11. 656 Bloodborne Pathogens in the Healthcare Setting

Why Sign up?

When you sign up for an OSHAcademy student account, you will be able to complete and track your training using our online Learning Management System (LMS). Through your personal LMS dashboard, you will be able to edit your account profile, track your individual training, view exam scores, print certificates, and much more!

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If you are already an OSHAcademy student, you can update your enrollment through your student dashboard. Need help? Call or email or office.

Module Quizzes

Each course is organized into modules. Each module includes quiz questions designed to help the student self-assess their understanding of the course content. After submitting their quiz answers, students receive immediate feedback. Quiz results are not recorded and can be taken multiple times.

Course Exams

After studying the course material and taking the module quizzes, students can take the course exam. The course exam is designed to test the students understanding of the course material. Course exams are composed of multiple choice questions selected from our extensive question bank.

Exam Characteristics
  • Students have two hours to complete the course exam.
  • The exam is open book. You can use your notes or the study guide to help answer questions as needed.
  • You must achieve a minimum score of 70% to pass the exam.
  • If you do not pass the exam, you may retake the exam.
    • Students are only allowed to take an exam three (3) times within a 48-hour period.
    • After the third attempt, students must wait 48 hours before attempting the exam again. During this time, students should review the course material to improve their understanding.
  • If you pass the exam, you may not retake the exam to raise your score.

At this time there is no comprehensive program exam. To complete the program, students must pass all course exams.

When you complete one of our training programs, you're completing a recognized certificate program. Our programs are designed to help educate employees, supervisors and managers in various occupational safety and health topics.

If you are trying to transition into the safety and health field, then our programs will help you build a strong foundation in work-related safety and health. OSHA courses, such as the OSHA 10 and OSHA 30, only discuss rules and regulations. Our programs are designed to help teach supervisors and managers how to create effective safety and health programs within a company. If you are trying to break into the safety and health field, these are essential skills you will need.

Once you complete and purchase certificates for one of our training programs, you can list it on your resume under the category of professional development. We cannot say our programs will guarantee you a job in the OSH field; however, they certainly will help you build knowledge. Obtaining a job in the OSH field depends on several factors, such as your job aspirations, experience in the field and how well you interview.

Some colleges and universities, such as Columbia Southern University (an accredited university in Orange Beach, Alabama) grants credits for our 132-Hour OSH professional program. Additionally, some professions and organizations require individuals to meet CEU requirements which can be fulfilled by taking our training in many cases. You should always check with schools and other organizations to ensure they will accept our training.

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