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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
RE-VALIDATE 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 re-validate 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:
M01: Course Overview
M02: History, Definitions and Roles
M03: Work-flow cycles
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.