Starting Intravenous Lines and Venipuncture

Code: NURS8517

Course description

This 2 day course demonstrates best practices in intravenous insertion and venipuncture. Guidelines for vein selection, review of devices, infection control, insertion techniques and obtaining blood samples will be practiced in a lab setting. A focus will be placed on skills development, best practices, safety, accountability and documentation. This course may not provide sufficient clinical preparation to meet the requirements of all agencies; specific requirements must be obtained through the agency.

Course details

Hours: 14
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Jun. 22, 2019
Day/Time: Sat. 9:00am – 4:00pm Sun. 9:00am – 4:00pm
Delivery: Classroom
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $204.12
 
End date: Jun. 23, 2019
Hours: 14
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None
Start Date: Aug. 24, 2019
Day/Time: Sat. 9:00am – 4:00pm Sun. 9:00am – 4:00pm
Delivery: Classroom
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $204.12
 
End date: Aug. 25, 2019
Hours: 14
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None
Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019. Winter 2020 registration opens November 4, 2019.