Details and Registration

6h CPD

IV cannulation for registered nurses and midwives

This seminar will focus on the process and procedure for inserting peripheral cannulae in the adult patient. It includes an overview of relevant anatomy, selection of insertion sites and cannula, insertion techniques, infection control, common problems and corrective action. Identification of appropriate equipment, specific cannulation techniques and participant practice will be conducted utilising manikin simulation.

*Please note this is not a competency and does not lead to certification.

 Course Outline

  • Legal and professional requirements
  • Vascular anatomy and physiology
  • Selection of sites
  • Selection of cannula and cannula size
  • Insertion techniques
  • Simulated supervised practice
  • Site Maintenance
  • Common insertion issues
  • Common clinical problems associated with IV cannulation and ongoing care.

Member $200, Non-member $280, Job Rep $190



 Date Venue Sessions
 Fri, 29 Nov 2019 ANMF Melbourne Start Date: 29/11/2019 09:30:00 am
End Date: 29/11/2019 16:30:00 pm
Venue: ANMF Melbourne Presenter: Kate Potter