Qualified healthcare professionals wishing to become practically competent in blood gas sampling.
To provide healthcare professionals with the underpinning knowledge and practical skills to develop competence in arterial and arterialised capillary blood gas sampling.
By the end of the course the delegates will:
To ensure that patients are appropriately investigated and monitored the Association for Respiratory Technology and Physiology (ARTP) have developed a Certificate of Competence to demonstrate the proficiency of practitioners to perform such measurements.
The ARTP Certificate of Competence in Blood Gas Sampling and Analysis has been introduced to demonstrate a recognised standard for those practitioners who complete the Blood Gas Certificate program.