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All new, updated stastics for 2017! The 1 CE hour HIV/AIDS Universal Precautions 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. You will learn statistics relating to HIV, ways HIV can and cannot be contracted, and what you can do as a massage therapist to protect yourself and your clients from exposure to HIV/AIDS. Many massage therapists overlook the possibility that they may someday be exposed to HIV or treat clients infected with HIV/AIDS. This course will keep you well informed and prepared on the subject of HIV and AIDS prevention, infection, and treatment.
You Will Receive: HIV/AIDS Universal Precautions text, by Corrine Mollet Rubida, BS, LMT, guide with instructions, exam of 15 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.
The information given was straightforward and helpful. It gave all the information needed for the exam and personal use directly. It was consistent and helpful. I would recommend this course to my colleagues. - Chelsea Zenier
I like how straight forward it is. I like that informative yet "kind" information was given. I feel much more informed than before reading the text/taking the test. I am slightly more at ease now, than before, regarding working on infected patients. - A. Ostler, LMT
Short and to the point with good information. - Dawn Pocatelli, LMT
I will use the disinfectant solutions provided in my practice right away. - Tran Phong, LMT
I really liked the convenience of being able to take the course on my own time and in the privacy of my home. - Cindy Morgan, LMBT
How can HIV be spread?
A. Through contact with an infected person’s blood
B. Through intercourse with an infected person
C. By sharing needles with an injection drug user who is HIV positive
D. All of the above
The class of drugs used in treating HIV that is designed to interrupt RNA conversion at an early stage of virus replication is called:
B. Protease inhibitors
C. Reverse transcriptase inhibitors
D. Fusion inhibitors
Universal precautions for massage therapists include:
A. The use of intake forms
B. Disinfecting sheets, drapes and massage table/chair
C. Consulting with the client’s primary care physician
D. All of the above