Principles and Practice (Dry Lab) of Venepuncture (Phlebotomy) CAG261 - LONDON, UK


12 Spaces Maximum on each course.

Accredited course taught by experienced clinical staff

12 delegates max on each course

Scenario based learning

One mannequin for every two delegates for adequate practice

Comprehensive course booklet included

Level 3 Course ACCREDITED by OCN Credit4Learning

Principals and Practice (Dry Lab) of Venepuncture (Phlebotomy) CAG261

Venepuncture otherwise known as Phlebotomy is the art of drawing blood from a vein in order to a analyse specific parameters in the blood. This Venepuncture course / Phlebotomy course is a full day course with a theory portion and a dry practical portion. The dry lab allows delegates to practice taking blood from dummy mannequins to learn the skill and technique of Venepuncture / Phlebotomy.

Small class sizes allow for interactive scenario based learning which will facilitate the learning process.

Some topics covered in course include:

Anatomy and Physiology of the arm & vein/artery
Components of blood & common blood tests
Infection control and safety considerations
Legal issues around conducting Venepuncture / Phlebotomy
Blood collection systems in operation & using appropriate technique for venepuncture
Complications of Venepuncture / Phlebotomy
Data recording in clinical notes