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Infectious Substances Packaging and Shipping Training (Marion County)

April 4, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

The Department of Health is offering Sentinel Lab, health department and non-sentinel lab staff the Infectious Substances Packaging and Shipping Training.

  • Intended for who package and ship infectious substances and diagnostic specimens.
  • Required every two years to maintain certification.
  • Saf-T-Pak is conducting the classes 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, or a bit longer
  • General awareness / familiarization, function specific, safety, and security awareness as required by the 49CFR 172.704
  • A hands-on exercise to properly package and ship Category A and Category B infectious substances and other dangerous goods, such as dry ice, by air and ground
  • A certificate of training  and five (5) CEUs /  contact hours
  • Register in FL TRAIN  — https://fl.train.org/Desktopshell.aspx.
    • To create FL TRAIN account, click the box “Create Account” and complete the required information.
  • Search for course number 1068198 OR “FDOH 2017 Division 6.2 Infectious Substances Packaging and Shipping
    • Click on the Registration tab.
    • To receive CEUs, select credit type and type your license number in the box.
    • OR select “none” and type “none.”
    • Select the session and click “Get Approval”.
  • Email notification once you are approved, must elect to receive emails from TRAIN.
  • Questions, wheeler@flhealth.gov; 904-791-1568
  • OR kloss@flhealth.gov; 813-233-2278

If unable to use FL-TRAIN, manual registration forms accepted


April 4, 2017
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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DOH – Marion County
1801 SE 32nd Ave
Ocala, FL 34471 United States
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