Short course Administering Intravenous Injections (IV Cannulation) (SC)

Accredited by the College of Radiographers

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Location Carlisle - Fusehill Street
Duration Part-time, Short Course
Start date 2016, 2017
Entry Requirements

The course is aimed primarily at HCPC registered diagnostic and therapeutic radiographers who are using contrast agents as part of their work in imaging patients. Other staff using contrast agents in their work may also join the course, for example nurses registered with the NMC. Please contact the course leader if you require advice on your suitability for the course: iain.macdonald@cumbria.ac.uk

Graduate destinations

This is a long-standing course with a very good record of success for students. The big advantage to students is that this qualification is recognised in the UK and overseas as evidence of passing a course that has a rigorous and assessed academic content. This is combined with supervised and recorded clinical experience.

All students are provided with a College of Radiographers log book of their clinical experience, and will receive a College of Radiographers Certificate of competency in administering intravenous injections on successful completion.