Blood Culture Collection Training



To improve the knowledge and skills of practitioners in obtaining blood culture samples.  Therefore, improving the quality and clinical value of blood culture investigations and reduce the incidence of sample contamination.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate competence in blood culture collection through simulated practice
  • Demonstrate and discuss the infection control principles as set out in the Department of Health ‘Saving Lives’ document (2007).


Registered Nurses


Lecture / Discussion / Simulated Practice



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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