Venepuncture - Refresher - Short Course (Taunton)


Duration - 3 Hours 1.30pm - 4.30pm. Cost - The cost per learner is £60.00 plus VAT.

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Swingbridge House Bathpool Taunton TA2 8BY   View map


This short course is designed to refresh the knowledge of nurses in carrying out venepuncture and for ‘New Types of Worker’ to gain the skills and knowledge required for safe venepuncture.


This course will refresh your knowledge on the correct procedure required to take blood samples via a vein in the arm.

You will be able to:

  • To recognise the important legal, professional and ethical issues related to venepuncture
  •  To identify and be aware of any issues when selecting a vein for venepuncture.
  • To demonstrate knowledge and application of the principles of aseptic non-touch technique.
  • To identify the correct procedure for venepuncture.


3 Hours 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

Entry Requirements:

Nurses & New Types of Worker with the responsibility to carry out these procedures should apply for this short course.


For more information about this course or to request an application form please phone 01823 448100, or complete the enquiry form.


The cost per learner is £60.00 plus VAT.

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