SoCal | Venipuncture Certification Course | October 17, 2020

Register today for CSRT's hybrid Venipuncture Certification Course! After reviewing the 12 recordings, completing the 12 knowledge checks, and attending a pre-virtual meeting, students will meet with CSRT Instructor Jennifer Little at the Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts in Van Nuys, California on Saturday, October 17, 2020.

This workshop satisfies the California legal requirement, which requires an approved venipuncture training course with a minimum of 10 hours of instruction in combination with supervised clinical practice and current CPR certification. Materials for the documentation of the supervised clinical practice, required by California law, will be provided.

In addition to reviewing online course materials, radiologic technologists will schedule an in-person session to practice venipuncture on I.V. training arms. This venipuncture workshop addresses all topics identified by the California Department of Public Health’s Radiologic Health Branch and by Senate Bill 1199 (Dutton 2012) to meet the requirements for venipuncture certification including:

  • (A) Anatomy and physiology of venipuncture sites.
  • (B) Venipuncture instruments, intravenous solutions, and related equipment.
  • (C) Puncture techniques.
  • (D) Techniques of intravenous line establishment.
  • (E) Hazards and complications of venipuncture.
  • (F) Post Puncture care.
  • (G) Composition and purpose of antianaphylaxis tray.

Course Schedule

  • Monday, October 12, 2020 (by 5:00pm) - All 12 recordings must be watched, and all 12 knowledge checks must be completed/submitted. Links to both the recordings and knowledge checks will be provided to you through your CSRT member dashboard upon registration. Students must pass the knowldge checks with an 85% or higher.
  • Wednesday, October 14, 2020 (7:00pm - 8:00pm) - Students will meet as a group with the instructor via Zoom.
  • Saturday, October 17, 2020 - Students will meet with the instructor in groups of 4 to perform their 10 in-person venipuncture sticks at the Gurnick Academy campus in Los Angeles, California. Each group of 4 will meet with the instructor for approximately 90 minutes. Students will receive their certificates upon completion.
    • Students MUST wear a mask and bring gloves in order to participate in the in-person stick session.

Course Outline

  • Detailed Review of Online Course Materials with Knowledge Checks (6 hours)
  • In-Person Stick Session (1 hour)
  • Verification of Prior CPR Certification (2 hours)
  • TOTAL = 10 Required Hours

Prerequisites

This course is only open to Certified Radiologic Technologists and students enrolled in a radiologic sciences program. In order to register for the course, you must email CSRT (info@csrt.org) both of the items listed below:

  • Current copy of your CRT license or ARRT license.
  • Current copy of your CPR certification.

Cost

  • Technologist/Professional Members: $235
  • Technologist/Professional Non-Members: $280
  • Student Member: $75
  • Student Non-Member: $100
    • Those who register at the non-member rate will be provided a complimentary CSRT membership for one (1) year.

 


 Registration is limited to 20 participants per virtual course. Reserve your spot today.

When
October 17th, 2020 8:00 AM   through   5:00 PM
Location
Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts (Van Nuys Campis)
15400 Sherman Way, Suite 201
Van Nuys, CA 91406
United States

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Contact
Phone: (415) 278-0441
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Event Fee(s)
Registration
Technologist/Professional Member $ 235.00
Technologist/Professional Non-Member $ 280.00
Student Member $ 75.00
Student Non-Member $ 100.00
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