DOH Bloodborne Pathogens & Communicable Disease Training for Tattoo Artists

Education Course for Conventional & Cosmetic Tattoo Artists 

Section 381.00775, Florida Statutes (F.S.), and Chapter 64E-28, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.) require persons seeking licensure as a tattoo artist to complete an educational course approved by the department on blood-borne pathogens and communicable diseases and achieving at least 70% on an examination covering the materials in the course.

Trainings conducted at your facility or at our Training Center by a Biomed Consultant 

·         Opportunity for interactive questions and answers with a Biomed consultant 

·         Training addresses issues specific for the tattoo industry

·         Instructors are professional and knowledgeable


Our training session is specific for the tattoo industry and includes:

  • Definitions
  • Standard Precautions
  • Methods to Prevent Transmission in a tattoo setting
  • Blood-borne Pathogens and other Communicable Diseases (including Identification, Description, Modes of Transmission, Incubation Period, Period of Communicability)
  • Managing Biomedical Waste  
  • Written Examination 

Biomed provides certificates to participants completing the course to document fulfilling their requirements according to the Florida Department of Health regulations, 64E-28.

Length of training session (including testing)  — 4 hours