This short course is about learning the skills and knowledge for safe venipuncture, ensuring quality blood sample, preventing and responding to clinical risks adverse client reactions.Note: No refunds apply unless the course is cancelled by TAFE SA.
This course is fee-for-service and cannot be refunded unless cancelled by TAFE SA. A statement of attendance will be presented upon completion.
Venepuncture & Specimen Collection
- Anatomy of the arm
- Common blood tests
- Additives in tubes
- Identifications and labelling
- Request forms
- Haemolysis, haemoconcentration
- Looking up tests
- Needle, syringe, butterfly
- Paediatric collection
- Specimens other than blood