Venepuncture and cannulation


Study day: Venepuncture and cannulation

This study day/workshop will provide an overview and explore best practice in both venepuncture and cannulation to prepare students for supervised practice.

Specific topics include:

  • Professional issues
  • Infection control
  • Patient assessment
  • Basic anatomy of the arm and veins
  • Principles of practice – venepuncture and cannulation
  • Simulated skill practice.


Who is this study day for?

  • Healthcare practitioners interested in venepuncture and cannulation.
  • Healthcare assistants interested in venepuncture.

Study day code: CD0034N

Location: Kingston University, Kingston Hill campus, Frank Lampl Building, Ground Floor, Room KT2 7LB


Pattern of Delivery: 1 x 1/2 day

Course dates:*
(10am to 2pm)

  • 7 December 2017
  • 19 April 2018
  • 22 August 2018

*Dates may change

Fee: £145

Study day leader: Francina Hyatt