Blood Transfusion Training


Blood Transfusion Training – Facilitated by registered nurses with first hand clinical experience, this ½ day blended learning course allows learners to demonstrate theoretical knowledge of blood transfusions within the hospital environment (course undertaken within the classroom).

This training course is intended to cover all aspects of safe principles of blood transfusion. 

why is it important?

Blood Transfusion

It is vital transfusions are undertaken by competent clinicians. This includes intravenous therapy and the administration of blood transfusions.

This course allows attendees to gain an understanding of the fundamentals of blood transfusion, however it is vital clinicians follow their own organisational policies.


  • Ordering blood for collection
  • Collecting and checking the blood,
  • Giving the blood, monitoring and documentation
  • Adverse reactions

aimed at

Registered healthcare professionals (hospital based) already undertaking transfusions looking to enhance/update their current skills/knowledge and review current practice or looking to acquire new theoretical knowledge of the blood transfusion process.

facilitated by

Registered nurses with first hand clinical experience.

How many can attend Training?

We will run this course for a maximum of 12 delegates – however for larger groups we can either provide multiple trainers on the same day or run multiple sessions to get everyone trained.

CPD Accredited

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What do our customers say...

Even as a carer/manager for 24+ years I have learnt a lot and feel this training will have a positive impact on the people who we support and the staff team

This is an excellent refresher, I feel more confident and able to spread the knowledge to others to prevent pressure ulcers.

I thought I had quite a good understanding and knowledge but I have learnt much more. Very enjoyable session.

Trainer ensured attendees understood questions and encouraged them. Really enjoyed the afternoon, relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Trainers were excellent and full of knowledge. They make you feel comfortable and confident. Very much enjoyed the course. Definitely felt like I learnt a lot.

Great information. Will put learning into practice.

Great information, will put learning into practice.

Brilliant course and well delivered!