What You Will Learn

In this course, you will learn about all of the requirements and standards set forth by the Los Angeles Health Department’s Body Art Program for Bloodborne Pathogen Exposure Control. Once you complete this course you will be provided with a BBP Certificate.

Get Access to Hours of Detailed Instructions.

The Elite Bloodborne Pathogens Training is intended to educate students on bloodborne pathogens and diseases, avoid exposure, and what to do if exposed to infectious material.

Online Access from anywhere in the world.

Begin taking this course the moment you sign up. You can work at your own pace and will have complete access after successful completion of the course.
  • Audiovisual Learning Experience

    Mixed media includes on-screen text, video, illustrations, interactivity, and question-and-answer.

  • Live Support Available

    We offer Live Support for all courses. Our business hours are Monday - Friday, 9 AM–5 PM PST. Call us at 310-446-7878

  • Course Benefits

    Gain a clear understanding of bloodborne pathogens and the practices that will protect both the body artist and their clients from infection.


  • What is the Bloodborne Pathogens Certificate?

    A bloodborne pathogens certificate is designed for body artists and demonstrates that you understand how to prevent the transmission of bloodborne diseases during body art procedures. A body artist is any person who controls, manages, conducts or practices body art procedures at a body art facility. Body art procedures may include tattoos, intradermal cosmetics, and body piercings.

  • Where is this certification accepted?

    The Bloodborne Pathogen certification is valid and accepted in the following California counties: Los Angeles County, Orange County, Sacramento County, San Diego County, Fresno County, Riverside County, Marin County, Kern County, Butte County, Merced County, San Francisco County, Santa Barbara County, Ventura County, Nevada County, Sonoma County, El Dorado County, Plumas County, Tulare County, Yolo County, and Yuba County.

  • What is the cost for the Bloodborne Pathogen Training Course?

    This training is $21

  • How long is my Bloodborne Pathogens Certificate valid for?

    The bloodborne pathogens certificate is bevalid for 1 year.

  • How do I renew my Bloodborne Pathogens Certificate?

    To renew your Bloodborne Pathogens Certificate you will have to retake this training.

  • If I don't pass the final exam, can I take the test again? And is there a charge for taking the final exam again?

    Once you register and sign up for the course, you can retake the final exam as many times as you need to. There is no additional charge for retaking the exam.