Venepuncture

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Health and Safety, First Aid

Course Information

Attending this course will update your theory skills and provide the opportunity for practice before carrying out the procedure in a work environment. Following the theory of venepuncture there will be a practical session designed to offer all participants the chance to put their skills into practice in a controlled environment.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for all RGNs, enrolled nurses & qualified staff who may have not conducted venepuncture before or require a refresher to update their skill set.

Course Agenda

- Venepuncture introduction
- Patient identification
- Patient consent
- Professional approach
- Basic universal precautions
- Selecting a site
- Order of draw
- Post venepuncture care
- Specimen labelling & special specimen handling
- Trouble shooting and problems
- Applied practical workstation & simulated practical assessment
- Ethical and legal responsibilities
- Competency framework & theory test.

Venue

Available onsite or nationwide at any of over 50 centres, see below our open course availability. Alternatively, call 0844 335 8882.

Accreditation

The Venepuncture course is accredited by the most recognised certificating body in the UK and supported by certification and credit card sized ID cards produced by XYZ Training Group - one of the UK's largest dedicated Health and Safety training organisations.

Open Courses & Public Events

Open / Public Venepuncture training courses taking place across the UK. Book and pay securely online and receive immediate confirmation, receipt and full joining instructions by return. No payment or credit card fees. Lowest price guaranteed

More Information

This course will be delivered by a variety of teaching methods including: presentations; case studies; small group discussion; whole group discussion; individual work; practical demonstration; practical exercise.
Please note: Competency is achieved in the workplace following the training using a competency template. Each procedure needs to be signed off by a qualified, senior member of staff. Theory certificates will be issued initially, once completed competency forms are returned to us (within six months of training) a competency certificate can then be issued.

Course Availability

In addition to a comprehensive open course schedule, Venepuncture training is also available on client premises or at one of our training venues as a private course - provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, complete the form below in order to receive our quotation for your training.

Make A Venepuncture General Enquiry Here

Complete the form below and we'll send you some training options and a quote for training by return. Please only use this form if you are interested in Venepuncture courses. For all other enquiries, please use the general contact page.




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Venepuncture
Part of our First Aid range of training courses

Course Information

  • Course Duration 1/2 day
  • Max Class Size 12

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
Our Venepuncture Training Courses

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