Short Course / CPD
Half day workshop
School of Sport and Health Sciences
No Partner College
13 November 2019 or 4 December 2019 or 12 February 2020 or 1 April 2020
Who should attend?
This study day is suitable for practitioners whose role includes venepuncture including district nurses, practice nurses, nurse practitioners, specialist nurses, community staff nurses, community matrons, prison nurses, mental health nurses and assistants, A&E nurses, primary care nurses, secondary care nurses, newly qualified RNs, nurses and HCAs working in nursing homes, residential homes and EMI units , health care assistants, assistant practitioners, phlebotomists, other AHPs and some GP surgery staff looking to be trained in this procedure.
Maximum number of participants: 15
- Understand the relevant anatomy and physiology of the venous system
- Understand the professional issues surrounding venepuncture
- Understand the principles of venepuncture – recognising correct technique, procedure and the management of such an intervention
- Gain the ability to perform the venepuncture technique within a simulated environment
Lisa Broadley is a Senior Lecturer in adult nursing at UCLan, specialising in long-term conditions, in particular Diabetes, infection prevention and healthy ageing.
She teaches across both undergraduate and postgraduate pathways and is course leader for Professional Practice BSc (Hons) and has a keen interest in practice nursing, alongside teaching clinical skills for nurses and healthcare staff.
At the end of the workshop you will be able to:
We have great links with employers including household names such as Sony, BAE Systems and Apple. We also have links with the smaller companies in the region and offer help and assistance to more than 1,000 of these – with many of our graduates staying in the region it is important we develop these relationships.
Attendee feedback from workshops in 2014/15:
‘The theory session was excellent!’
‘Very informative course. I feel more confident at taking blood’
‘Well planned and delivered’
‘Enjoyed all aspects’
‘Lecturer very helpful and knowledgeable’
‘Very good, enjoyed the practical very much’
You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
WORKSHOP COST: £45