Point of Care Testing (POCT)

Bespoke Training Course

Course Overview

Harness the power of Point of Care Testing (POCT) in non-acute settings. Designed for teams currently engaged in or looking to venture into POCT, this workshop offers both an introductory and an advanced session. Learn, understand, and implement POCT with efficiency and accuracy.

Course Content

Morning Session (Basic):

  1. Introduction to POCT: Grasp the basics and significance of Point of Care Testing.
  2. Selection & Features: Dive deep into the selection criteria and features of various POCT devices.
  3. Clinical Indications: Learn when and where POCT can be most beneficial.
  4. Practical Demonstration: Engage in hands-on activities with (Your) POCT devices.
  5. Safety First: Prioritize safety with an understanding of associated health considerations and risk assessments.

Afternoon Session (Advanced/Senior):

  1. Training & Evaluation: How to train others and assess proficiency in POCT.
  2. Clinical Governance: Delve into Standard Operating Procedures and the importance of regular audits.
  3. Quality Control & Assurance: Familiarize yourself with quality standards, including the specifics of ISO 22870:2016 accreditation.

Who Is This Course For?

This workshop is tailor-made for all individuals involved in face-to-face interactions, especially those keen on integrating POCT into their professional toolkit.

Course Pre-Requisites

No prior experience or knowledge required, just an eagerness to learn!


Awarding Body: Pearson
Accreditation: Diploma with 120 Credits (a minimum of 61 at Level 5).
Qualification: Pearson BTEC Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training (QCF). ISBN code: 9781446906958.
Units Covered Include:

  • Teaching, Learning and Assessment in Education and Training
  • Understanding and Managing Behaviours in a Learning Environment
  • Equality and Diversity
  • Working with Individual Learners
  • Preparing for the Personal Tutoring Role
  • Teaching in a Specialist Area Portfolio
  • Theories, Principles and Models in Education and Training
  • Developing Teaching, Learning and Assessment
  • Wider Professional Practice and Development in Education and Training

Course Details

Programme cost: £800 +VAT

*Pricing Per Day for up to 16 participants

Funding: Commercial

Mode Of Delivery: Blended

Course Length: 1 Day

Point of Care Testing Training Programme

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