Courses & Events

Phlebotomy Course

  • Date:
    Sunday, 23rd September 2018
  • Time:
    09:00am - 5.00pm
  • Location:
    The Wiggin Training Centre at Sir Robert Peel Hospital, Mile Oak, Tamworth B78 3NG
  • Tutor:
    Lynnette Nisbet, BSc PodM, MChS, D.C.M.T

    Somuz Miah, CFPodM, BSc (PodM), Cert HTox, Dip Sp.I, PGC IP, MFPM RCPS (Glasg)

  • Cost:
    Members £200
    Non-members £225

    Special offer if you book the Platelet Rich Plasma course on Saturday, 22nd September 2018 and the phlebotomy on the Sunday, 23rd September 2018 together the cost for members is £495 and non members is £540 - saving £70

About the course

Introduction to the treatment?

Phlebotomy – the drawing of Blood has been practised for centuries and is still one of the most common invasive procedure in health care. WHO World Health Organisation (2010) guidelines on drawing blood states the best practices in phlebotomy include groups of health workers who historically are not formally trained in phlebotomy should be encouraged to take up such training, as lax infection prevention and control practices result in poor safety for staff and pose risk to patients.

 

What the course will involve?

Podiatrists will be utilising and enhancing the skills they already have to deliver different treatment options to the benefit of their patient’s, The Key Features of this course will include observation (Dry Labs). Most importantly Live practical Blood sessions, the course format will also include an Overview of Phlebotomy, Best Practices in Phlebotomy, Anatomy and physiology, How Phlebotomy is performed, Vacuum Blood Collection, Tube Additives, Order of Draw, Private Blood Tests used in Phlebotomy, Phlebotomy Tools, Techniques, Equipment, Glossary of Phlebotomy Terminology, Health & safety guidelines, and Continued Professional Development (CPD).

 

The course will allow delegates to add this modality to their level four professional indemnity insurance provided by the Institute.

  • Delegate places are limited 
  • This course is approved and certified by The Institute of Chiropodists and Podiatrists
  • CPD certificates given on completion of training (8 credits)

 

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If you book the Platelet Rich Plasma course on Saturday, 22nd September 2018 and the phlebotomy on the Sunday, 23rd September 2018 together the cost for members is £495 and non members is £540 – saving £70

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Tutors

 

Lynnette Nisbet, BSc PodM, MChS, D.C.M.T

Lynette has a SCQF Level 7 (Chemistry, Microbiology, biological molecules, Genetics, Cell biology, Enzymes & Metabolism, integrated human body, SCQF (Merit) Pathobiology. Directing and supervising trainees/students.  BSc Podiatry since 2009, Silicone Injection Therapy 2010 EliteCe Ltd. Applied Homotoxicology 2012, International Academy for Homotoxicology. Certificate in Advanced injection techniques in podiatry. Trained Phlebotomist since 2012, by Phlebotomy Training Services, Plasma rich platelet (PRP) training course 2012, Harley Street Skin Clinic. Steroid Injection Therapy 2017, IOCP. Platelet rich Plasma injection 2018, IOCP.

She has been a qualified HCPC registered podiatrist since 2009 and a qualified phlebotomist since 2012.

Somuz Miah, CFPodM, BSc (PodM), Cert HTox, Dip Sp.I, PGC IP, MFPM RCPS (Glasg)

Somuz is a qualified Sports Injury Practitioner (Diploma Sports injuries & Electro Therapy, 15 years).  He has been practising podiatry for over 17 years and is a Consultant Podiatrist Prescriber & Member of the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons Glasgow. He is an OFQUAL and SQA qualified trainer in safeguarding children and adults, first aid, anaphylaxis, oxygen and defibrillation. Somuz has more than 12 years’ experience in teaching/training with qualifications `Certificate Teaching Skill Evidence Based Medicine’, & ‘Level 3 Award in Education & Training’ Certification as well as IOCP`s award for `Outstanding Contribution Towards Education` (2015).

Venue

This course is held at The Wiggin training centre at Sir Robert Peel Hospital, Mile Oak, Tamworth B78 3NG.

photo courtesy of Martin Harvey

There is on-site parking available (car park charges apply) and the Hospital is very conveniently located some 3 minutes journey from Junction 10 of the M42 motorway via the A5 bypass, making it an easily accessible location from the M6, M5, A5 as well as Tamworth mainline railway station and Birmingham international airport. Packed lunches can be pre-arranged at extra charge onsite (vegetarian options if required).

How to Book

Email julie@iocp.org.uk or telephone 01704 546141 for all queries

 

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