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GBAC 20 Elements Open Bootcamp

June 28 - 30, 2021 << Back to Events
GBAC 20 Elements Open Bootcamp

Getting ready to or are starting the process to submit your documentation for your GBAC STAR™ Accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a Division of ISSA?

This free virtual bootcamp is for you and it’s open to any and all facilities or service providers who have already signed up for GBAC STAR Accreditation!  Join the GBAC staff as they take a deep dive into the 20 program elements required for accreditation, answering your questions live. Seats are limited.

This three-day bootcamp runs from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. EST each day. For maximum benefit, make plans to attend all three sessions as different elements are covered each day. 

Day 1

  • Introductions
  • An in-depth view of the Model of Accreditation, a template tool used for submitting documentation.
  • Elements
    • 1- Roles, responsibilities, and authorities
    • 2- Facility commitment statement
    • 3- Sustainability and continuous improvement
    • 4- Conformity and compliance
    • 5- Goals, targets, and objectives
    • 6- Program controls and monitoring
    • 7- Risk assessment and risk mitigation.

Day 2

  • Housekeeping and introductions. Brief Q&A.
  • Elements
    • 8- Standard operating procedures
    • 9- Tools and equipment
    • 10- Cleaning and disinfection chemicals
    • 11- Inventory control and management
    • 12- Personal Protective equipment
    • 13- Waste management.

Day 3

  • Housekeeping and introductions. Brief Q&A.
  • Elements
    • 14- Personnel training and competency
    • 15- Emergency preparedness and response
    • 16- Infectious disease prevention practices
    • 17- Worker health program
    • 18- Audits and inspections
    • 19- Control of suppliers
    • 20- Documentation management

Presenters:

  • Hannah Wright – GBAC Analyst, holds a Master of Public Health from Western Michigan University. Wright has a background in research and health education and enjoys educating the facilities she works with on infection prevention to help keep their employees and customers safe.
  • Sydney Schauer – GBAC Analyst, holds a Bachelor of Science degree and is currently completing her Master of Public Health (MPH) from Western Michigan University. Schauer has a passion for mitigating infectious diseases by helping individuals and facilities develop strategic protocols and practices to keep both their staff and customers safe.
  • Fanta Jatta – GBAC Analyst, holds a Master of Public Health degree from Western Michigan University. Jatta has a background in healthcare, community organizing and program management. Jatta is passionate about helping communities and facilities develop and implement sustainable programs that ensure a healthy environment for all.

Event Details

DATE: June 28 - 30, 2021
LOCATION: Online
CONTACT: GBAC melissaw@issa.com https://gbac.issa.com/
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