Training suitable for HCA’s, Nurses and Doctors
Dentists and Dental Nurses, who need to take blood for the production of autogenous concentrated growth factor and stem cells to accelerate healing after the placing of dental implants.
Cannulation enables products to be infused or blood samples to be taken on a repeated basis. We can train you to insert a cannula safely and correctly.
Complete beginners/non-medical staff – for example receptionists in GP surgeries.
Other healthcare professionals who require beginner or refresher training in venepuncture.
Staff in gyms and health clubs. Dietitians, nutritionists and other complimentary practitioners
Whether you are looking for a one-off course, or a bespoke training scheme to meet the needs of your entire trust/establishment, PTS is the original and longest established supplier in the UK to offer nationally accredited and standardised phlebotomy training.
We can offer:
Training in-house or at one of our established training venues across the UK
One-off training courses, or bespoke training schemes to meet the ongoing needs of your organisation
Training tailored to complement the existing skill level of your team
Refresher training and mentoring to ensure continued staff development
Recognised certification to prove the skills of your staff
Peace of mind that your staff have been given the highest quality training
Train your staff to take venous blood samples or build on their existing skills
Further information about our in-house training can be found here:
We use safer sharps in all our training to comply with the Health and Safety (Sharp Instruments in Healthcare Regulations) 2013.
This one day course will provide participants with all the skills required to take capillary blood samples and to use the analyser in use in the facility successfully.
The course falls into three parts, the first being general instruction as to how to take a capillary blood sample using a finger prick, the second being instruction as to how to use the client’s analyser of choice – which will be developed with each individual client and the appropriate manufacturer, and the third being a practical demonstration of the skills required, a period of physical practice and then an assessment of the skills developed.
Further information can be found here:
If your staff are already taking blood we can assess their practice and if appropriate issue a Certificate of Competency and come back to recertify them on a regular basis.
Further information can be found here: Phlebotomy Assessment Information
Call us on 01609 751610 for further details about any of our courses
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Phlebotomy Training Services (PTS) was founded in July 2007 by Alison Purkiss (Cert Ed). Alison is a phlebotomist of over 15 years experience who has worked in hospitals and GP practices across the NHS. Alison is an expert in venepuncture and cannulation, and is also a trained teacher. Alison earned her Certificate in Education in September 1995.