This cannulation training course is aimed at nurses, health care assistants and other health care professionals wishing to undertake this skill within their clinical duties.
Cannulation Training Course Summary
- What is a vein and their structure
- Identify the veins associated with cannulation
- Characteristics of a good and bad vein
- Patient status that may affect undertaking the procedure
- Adverse reactions to the procedure
- Understand of how to deal with sharps injuries
- Correct technique for hand hygiene
- Principles of aseptic non-touch techniques
- Understanding of universal precautions associated with cannulisation
- Professional accountability and implications to practice
On completion delegates will be able to demonstrate much improved awareness of cannulation and the correct technique.
How Many Can Attend Training?
We will run this course for a maximum of 12 delegates – however for larger groups we can either provide multiple trainers on the same day or run multiple days to get everyone trained.
Who Will Conduct The Training?
One of our expert clinical tutors, these are either Nurses or Doctors with an abundance of clinical and complex care experience and knowledge – so you’ll be in great hands!
We will let you know who is doing the training in advance, you can check out their skills and experience by finding them on our meet the team page.
DURATIONThis course lasts approximately 3-6 hours.
CERTIFICATIONDelegates will receive a certificate of attendance valid for a period of 1 year