A new online continuing education course from Milady teaches the salon and spa professional how to avoid dangerous situations while keeping the salon or spa clean. MiladyU: Infection Control helps participants understand the importance of infection control and safety standards, as well as how to protect clients and themselves. The course covers how to create a salon and spa environment of prevention, building standards, salon standards, occupational health risks, and personal protection, and offers information on multi-drug-resistant organisms.

The course takes approximately two hours to complete, and a certificate of completion for continuing education requirements can be downloaded by those who score 80% or higher on the final assessment test. “MiladyU courses are available 24/7, are real-world-oriented, fun, self-paced, and interactive with audio, animated presentations, and virtual guides,” says Dawn Gerrain, president of Milady. For more information, go to www.milady.cengage.com.