VIP Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

Course Content:

• Legal, professional & ethical issues
• Anatomy & physiology
• How to locate veins
• Vein selection
• Local & systemic complications
• Infection control
• Safer sharps management
• Risk management
• Care & management of a vascular access device
• VIP Score
• Equipment & procedure
• Practical skills & practice undertaken on manikin limbs

Why attend our course?

• Small groups of 8 people
• Relaxed & effective learning
• Central locations – London, Manchester, Leicester, Birmingham

VIP Venepuncture & Cannulation Training do not provide supervision of practice. It is the responsibility of each practitioner to undertake supervised practice and final assessment within their work place.

Course Programme

9.30 Introduction – How the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – Discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Coffee Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 Break for Lunch
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Evaluation & Close

There is a practical session on how to apply a tourniquet and select veins, also methods of improving difficult vein location. Provided with the training is an Assessment Document that facilitates demonstration of knowledge, supervised practice and final assessment. A certificate of attendance is provided.

Please note due to indemnity exclusions VIP Venepuncture & Cannulation Training is unable to provide training to delegates practicing within aesthetics & cosmetic therapies.

To book on a full day course, please select a location from the list below: 

Bristol 25 January 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
January 25, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
January 25, 2018
4:15 PM
£160.00
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Bristol 25 January 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
January 25, 2018
Regular (£160.00)
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London 7 February 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
February 7, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
February 7, 2018
4:15 PM
£160.00
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London 7 February 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
February 7, 2018
Regular (£160.00)
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Manchester 22 February 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
February 22, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
February 22, 2018
4:15 PM
£160.00
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Manchester 22 February 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
February 22, 2018
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Sheffield 8 March 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
March 8, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
March 8, 2018
4:15 PM
£160.00
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Sheffield 8 March 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
March 8, 2018
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Birmingham 22 March 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
March 22, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
March 22, 2018
4:15 PM
£160.00
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Birmingham 22 March 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
March 22, 2018
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London 12 April 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
April 12, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
April 12, 2018
4:15 PM
£200.00
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London 12 April 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
April 12, 2018
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Birmingham 25 April 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
April 25, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
April 25, 2018
4:15 PM
£160.00
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Birmingham 25 April 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
April 25, 2018
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Bristol 30 May 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
May 30, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
May 30, 2018
4:15 PM
£160.00
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Bristol 30 May 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
May 30, 2018
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Manchester 7 June 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
June 7, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
June 7, 2018
4:15 PM
£160.00
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Manchester 7 June 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
June 7, 2018
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Sheffield 27 June 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
June 27, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
June 27, 2018
4:15 PM
£160.00
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Sheffield 27 June 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
June 27, 2018
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London 5 July 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
July 5, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
July 5, 2018
4:15 PM
£200.00
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London 5 July 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
July 5, 2018
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Birmingham 11 July 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training

9.30 Introduction – how the day will run & introduction of trainer & delegates
9.45 Legal, Professional & Ethical Issues – discuss supervised practice & assessment
10.30 Break
10.45 Anatomy & Physiology – How to locate veins & vein selection
11.15 Practical – placement of a tourniquet, location & palpation of veins
11.30 Venepuncture & Cannulation – The procedure: Patient, Safer Sharps, Infection Control, ANTT The equipment: Methods
12.15 Care & Management of a peripheral vascular access device
12.30 LUNCH
13.00 Local & systemic complications of venepuncture & cannulation
13.45 Venepuncture – Practical on manikin limbs
15.00 Cannulation – Practical on manikin limbs
16.15 Close & Evaluation
Starts On:
July 11, 2018
9:30 AM
Ends On:
July 11, 2018
4:15 PM
£160.00
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Birmingham 11 July 2018 Venepuncture & Cannulation Training
July 11, 2018
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