Cannulation – 7th September 2021 PM (includes competency framework)
This interactive webinar, delivered by a specialist nurse trainer, provides you with the knowledge and overview of skills required to perform cannulation. Our trainer will also talk you through practical demonstration(s) and there will be plenty of opportunity to ask questions. You will also receive:
A competency framework to download and use in your clinical area
It is suitable for nurses and other healthcare staff whose role involves cannulation. Venepuncture is available in the morning.
Target audience: This course is suitable for all staff who work within a health and social care setting and whose role involves cannulation.
Time: 3 hours
When:7th September 2021 | 13.00 – 16:00
Standard Cost: £69.50 + VAT includes access to our competency framework.
Understand venous anatomy and suitability of vessels for cannulation.
Vein selection criteria.
Awareness of available equipment
Demonstration of safe and competent procedure.
Understand the common complications, e.g. haematoma, extravasation, needlestick injury etc.
Awareness of practical steps to minimise risks to the patient and member of staff.
Course content includes:
Overview of professional aspects of cannulation.
Overview of the venous anatomy of the human arm and leg and criteria for vein selection.
Equipment available – review of the common devices available.
Practical techniques (trainer demonstration) using the most up-to-date training manikins available.
Documentation and ongoing assessment of devices.
We can deliver can deliver bespoke on-site training for nurses, paramedics, pharmacists, doctors and other healthcare professionals. Courses can be delivered at your place of work and the content tailored to your local requirements.