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The 3 CE hour Communicable Disease - HIV/AIDS home study course will further your knowledge of HIV/AIDS and provide valuable information on how to protect yourself and your clients from exposure to HIV. This course is an expanded version of the HIV/AIDS Universal Precautions home study course. You will learn vital statistics relating to HIV/AIDS, ways HIV can and cannot be contracted, the stages of the HIV infection and what you can do as a massage therapist to protect yourself and your clients from exposure to HIV/AIDS. The course will also explain how massage therapy can benefit HIV/AIDS infected clients. This course is a great resource for all massage therapists.
This Course Will Present Information On:
Updated HIV/AIDS statistics for 2017
The ways HIV can and cannot be contracted
Precautionary steps you can take as a therapist to protect yourself and your clients from HIV
The HIV/AIDS infection and treatment process
Benefits and contraindications of performing massage on HIV/AIDS infected clients
You Will Receive: Communicable Disease - HIV/AIDS text, by Corrine Mollet Rubida, BS, LMT, guide with instructions, exam of 28 questions, course evaluation, certificate of achievement upon completion, and unlimited phone support for any of your questions.
The Center for Massage Therapy Continuing Education, LLC is an Approved Provider through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB); Approved Provider number 409296-00.
Our continuing education courses are also accepted by the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP), and most state boards.
For more information on individual state requirements and approvals, please visit our Approvals page and click on your state.
Easy to read, informative, and I answered the test questions while reading which helped with retention. - Katherine B. LMT
Very informative. - Johnny May, LMT
I am better equipped to protect myself and my clients from HIV after having taken this course. - C. Trenton, LMT
The information was much more interesting than I thought. - Sherry Harder, LMT
It was quick, easy and to the point. I have my certificate and CE hours completed in about 3 hours. - Katie Flowers, LMT
The earliest known case of HIV in a human was documented in:
Which of the following is the correct order of the stages of HIV infection?
A. Seroconversion, primary infection, asymptomatic stage, late stage HIV and early to medium stage HIV
B. Asymptomatic stage, primary infection, seroconversion, early to medium stage HIV and late stage HIV
C. Primary infection, seroconversion, asymptomatic stage, early to medium stage HIV and late stage HIV
D. Primary infection, asymptomatic stage, seroconversion, early to medium stage HIV and late stage HIV
An example of a disinfecting process is:
A. A 5% bleach solution for 10 minutes
B. A 70% alcohol solution for 10 minutes
C. A 10% alcohol solution for 10 minutes
D. A 70% bleach solution for 10 minutes