INTRODUCTION TO PHLEBOTOMY COURSE (ONLINE) - Certificate Update and Renewal (GPT003R)
Course Title: Introduction to Phlebotomy Course GPT003R
Awarding Body: Open College Network (OCN Credit4Learning)
Award Level: Level Three (Advanced)
Minimum Age: 18 (16 with parental consent)
Entry requirements: Completion of Introduction to Phlebotomy Course (or similar course with approved supplier)
Training Locations: Study online
REVALIDATE YOUR EXISTING GEOPACE CERTIFICATE
Your current certificate has a recommended renewal period of 18 months from the certificate date. If you are not currently working as a phlebotomist or would like to update your current certificate then this option allows for a renewal and update online.
Is this course for me?
You have previously completed a Geopace Introduction to Phlebotomy Course
You are now looking for a phlebotomy post and need a current up-to-date certificate
You are looking for either part time or full time employment
You can update your certificate at any time - 18 months renewal is not mandatory
You are required to revalidate your accredited certificate in phlebotomy as part of your current work programme
Add to your CPD (continual professional development) or if requested by your employer as part of your CPD or Induction Programme.
(Completion of this course adds to your existing credit value and awards an Advanced Level Three Certificate
Are there any other renewal options?
Yes. If you have previously completed our Introduction to Phlebotomy Course (at any time) then you are automatically eligible for a half-price re-booking discount. You can choose ANY course date and location (subject to availability) and attend our two day classroom course again.
You will be awarding a new and completely up-to-date Level 3 (advanced) Certificate in Phlebotomy (dually accredited with OCN & CPD).
Please contact us for a re-sit discount code (we will need to validate and confirm your original attendance, therefore please tell us if you have changed name or other personal detail changes).
What does this course cover?
Topics covered include:
ONLINE M01: Course Overview M02: History, Definitions and Roles M03: Work-flow cycles M04: Professionalism M05: Health & Safety M06: Blood Collection Systems M07: Anatomy & Physiology M08: Blood Composition M09: Using the equipment M10: Performing the venepuncture - see Classroom Part 2 M11: Lab Tests and Bottle Types M12: Analytical Errors M13: Informal Quiz – answers M14: Award – accredited certificates and additional downloadable certificate on completion
Additional support material can be downloaded as you progress through the course.