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HLTHPS009 Perform peripheral intravenous cannulation

This unit of competency teaches the skills and knowledge required for insertion of intravenous cannulate for blood sample collection from clients. Cannulation requires skill and commitment and participants who wish to undertake this training should have access to or support from their workplace to allow them to practice and refine their skills after they have completed their training. You will be provided with a workbook to complete prior to the course commencing.

Is this course face to face or distance?

The course is conducted via face-to-face training.

Entry requirements

This course requires you to have a good understanding of written, verbal and spoken English and maths (known as language, literacy and numeracy ‘LLN’).  All students who enrol in a course are required to undertake Adept Training’s LLN assessment. While not a prerequisite, we strongly recommend all students be immunised for Hepatitis A and B before enrolling in the course.

You will also need to have the knowledge and skills associated with blood collection through experience or by holding the unit of competency HLTPAT002 Perform venous blood collections. Participants undertaking this unit of competency will need the support of their workplace to be able to demonstrate skills learnt in training.

Please note all students are required to provide the following documents on enrolment:

  • Completed enrolment form
  • USI Number
  • Photo ID
  • Proof of Residency (Birth Certificate, Passport, Green Medicare Card or Citizenship Certificate)
  • Language, literacy and numeracy assessment
  • Emergency contact
Upcoming Courses
Theory will be commenced online prior to attending 2 practical face to face sessions
Face to Face Course Dates Session Times
Saturday 24th February and Saturday 2nd March 2024 2 Practical Sessions from 9.00am to 4.30pm

Course Code:

HLTHPS009

Types of Learning:

Face to face

Pre-requisite:

This course requires you to have a good understanding of written, verbal and spoken English and maths (known as language, literacy and numeracy 'LLN').  All students who enrol in a course are required to undertake Adept Training's LLN assessment. While not a prerequisite, we strongly recommend all students be immunised for Hepatitis A and B before enrolling in the course. You will also need to have the unit of competency HLTPAT002 Perform venous blood collection or knowledge and skills associated with blood collection.

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