INTRAVENOUS  ADMINISTRATION

Certificate Program

This Intravenous administration (IV) program focuses upon the practice of IV fluid administration and IV fluid therapy management in a typical Canadian Health care setup including Hospitals, Nursing homes and acute and chronic healthcare. While recognizing the fact that in a Canadian Healthcare System, Nurses and other regulated HCP (Health care Professionals) may have intravenous (IV) insertion and therapy included in their scope of practice, in this workshop through the completion of realistic, case-based lessons, practical and interactive assessment exercises, participants will learn details and diverse aspects of IV administration. Health care professionals provided with specialized training in IV administration therapy and supportive organizational structures and processes may help in improved client outcomes and decreased complications.

 

The significance of accuracy in selecting appropriate cannula for prescribed therapy and identifying equipment used for the delivery of intravenous therapy, including IV tubing and electronic infusion pump or flow control device are discussed. Through the theory and practical knowledge provided in the course of the training workshop, it demonstrates the best practices for techniques and procedures of IV administration.

 

Course Overview

  • Detailed discussion of Intravenous system, IV therapy, Venipuncture procedure and  equipment

  • Identifying equipment used for IV administration, and venipuncture including IV cannula, start pack, needleless connector, IV extension set, and securement dressing /device Performing venipuncture on a training arm, secure, and dress the site

  • Hands-on Practical training on simulated models of IV administration and techniques

  • Dos and Don'ts in Intravenous administration(IV) procedure

  • Identifying approaches to take to prevent, detect, and minimize complications

  • Document appropriate information in the patient’s record  

  • The procedure for discontinuing the IV

 

Program Duration (Weekends /weekdays) 

Our Different IV Administration programs are as follows-

  • Certificate in IV Admin (Basic Program)- 1 day comprehensive OR 2 days Program 

  • Certificate in IV Admin (Advanced Program with Infusion pump use)- 1 day comprehensive OR 2 days Program 

  • Elaborated IV Admin Program with extra practicals- 3-5 days

 

Course Highlights

  • Registered College with the Ministry of  Colleges & Universities - Govt. of Ontario

  • Leading provider of Healthcare programs in GTA

  • Attractive Fees

  • Experienced medical faculties and staff dedicated to help students throughout the course with tutoring and mentoring

  • Experienced medical faculties and staff dedicated to help students throughout the course with tutoring and mentoring

  • A small group of 3-5 students only, for personalized attention and better learning experience

  • Certificate of attendance given on same day of completion

  • Lots of practical knowledge and experience related to IV therapy techniques.

  • Emphasis on one-to-one support

  • Excellent response from the past and present students regarding training and program.

  

SCHMT College is proud to offer Intravenous administration (IV) training to people from all healthcare backgrounds, hospitals and employed health care professionals aspiring for skills upgrading or as  a part of continuous medical education as well.

A NOTE TO OUR STUDENTS ON COVID-19:

We are closely monitoring the developments related with the COVID-19 pandemic. As COVID-19 continues to spread, there's nothing more important to us than the well-being of our students, staff and community.

Considering the current situation, we are offering our students following option:

ONLINE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM: Students can opt for online Certificate program option. Our I.V. Administration certificate- Online program is a form of instructor-led study program for those who cannot attend on-campus classes on a regular basis. The study material will be provided to students online by the Instructor, which one will have access for 2 weeks period. There will be an Online Evaluation Test at the end of the Program for gradation. The certificate will be provided at the completion of program. The student will have the option of attending Practical session on 90 minutes (with 1 on 1 practice) on any future convenient date in next 4 months or whenever the Coronavirus related situation improves.

Contact at 905-216-1600 or mail at -   info@springfieldcollege.ca for customized schedule for weekend, weekdays and evening courses.

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