This short course is about learning the skills and knowledge for safe venepuncture, ensuring quality blood sample, preventing and responding to clinical risks adverse client reactions. No refunds apply unless the course is cancelled by TAFE SA. International students on a Student visa (subclass 500) are not eligible to undertake short courses.
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