Preston Training Sessions; T34 Ambulatory Syringe Pump, Subcutaneous Therapy and Verification of an Expected Death

Training Date: 13/06/2017

Training sessions will be held at University of Central Lancashire.

The course topics include:


Subcutaneous Cannulation Training

  • The subcutaneous route for drug and hydration therapy
  • The history of subcutaneous infusions
  • Drugs used in palliative care
  • Subcutaneous cannula insertion
  • Monitoring and managing cannula and infusions

T34™ Ambulatory Syringe Pump Training

  • Roles and responsibilities in relation to local policy for medical device management
  • How the device is to be used safely and effectively in your clinical area
  • Relate the criteria for selecting and managing the infusion device, associated disposables and accessories
  • Practical session in setting up, managing and troubleshooting the pump

Course duration: 3 hours (including refreshments break)


Verification of Expected Death

  • Defining what is meant by an expected death
  • Legal, ethical and professional issues on the practice of nurse verification of expected death in a community setting.
  • National guidance and local policy/procedure.
  • How to assess and verify an expected death using a self-assessment of competency tool.

Course duration: 3.5 hours (including refreshments break)

Cost: £54.00 – £120.00 

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Book both the morning and afternoon sessions to receive a 10% early bird discount on the total cost of your booking or email to secure your place.

Our continuous professional development training is awarded with the Skills for Health Quality Mark and our T34™ Ambulatory Syringe Pump training is RCN accredited. All our courses are delivered by specialist trainers and training counts towards your learning hours and re-validation.

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