This half day interactive workshop will teach you about Venepuncture

Professionally registered healthcare practitioners designated assistant practitioners, and health care support workers who will be undertaking Venepuncture/Phlebotomy in their clinical practice.

For further information regarding staff who have been trained and practiced in a previous post please consult Venepcunture/Phlebptomy policy

  • · Recognises role and professional responsibilities related with the safe venepuncture practice
  • · Identifies the relevant anatomy and common sites for venepuncture
  • · Summarises the risks of venepuncture and the importance of safe technique (ANTT)
  • Demonstrates a safe, methodical approach to venepuncture
  • Infection Control & ANTT/Practical
  • Venepuncture demonstration and practice

For further information regarding this course or for any enquiries please contract:


Oluwafiropo (Ropo) Olaofe - Nurse Education Practitioner

Education Academy



Ana Santos - Nurse Education Practitioner

Education Academy

Barts NHS Trust


Irene Martinez – Nurse Education Facilitator

Education Academy


Mandatory V&C e-learning

Staff must complete the e-learning cannulation and venepuncture course before booking/attending the session.

Please bring a prove of evidence to the face to face session once you have completed the e-learning modules. At the end of the e-learning a certificate is automatic generated. We accept an electronic or a paper copy of this certificate.

Venepuncture e-learning:

You will need to create an account the first time you access it. The Training consists of 8 modules, you must complete, and you need to achieve an overall score of 70%.

Access via this link: