Cannulation Training


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.

As I have told others... It is the best, most informative training I have ever attended

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

Learning Outcomes

On completion delegates will be able to demonstrate much improved awareness of cannulation and the correct technique.


This course lasts approximately 3-6 hours.


Delegates will receive a certificate of attendance valid for a period of 1 year

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