Course Description

The ability to obtain intravenous access through cannulation of a peripheral vein is an ESSENTIAL skill in emergent situations.

This course will help you get the IV in on the FIRST attempt every time with minimal discomfort to the patient.

Qualified health care professionals will have the golden opportunity to review or obtain skills required for safe and effective venipuncture/IV insertion.

Techniques will be practiced and demonstrated under the supervision of certified, expert, and registered professional nurses with more than 15 years of experience.

We are confident that after going through this course, a much higher first attempt success rate which decreases time to intervention and completion rate.

We have also made sure that our IV insertion training courses are designed to meet your needs that no point is left behind.

Course Objectives:

•Tips and tricks for perfection

 Step by Step IV Insertion Technique and Maintenance

 Positioning and preparation

 All Supplies equipped

•Aseptic Technique

•Needle Safety and Infection Control Technique

•How to select the ideal Vein to cannulate

•Appropriate IV Catheter Selection

•Choosing The Right Gauges

•Discontinuing an IV and Securing Dressing



Certificate of Completion will be awarded at the end of the program, on successful completion of all mandatory requirements.

Intended for

Participants must be licensed in a health profession where venipuncture/IV insertion is part of the approved scope of practice in Ontario.