Specialized Training and Permits
Provides basic knowledge and skills in venipuncture technique in order to draw blood specimens for laboratory tests. Discussion includes anatomy and physiology of veins, Federal Needle Stick Safety and Prevention law, OSHA and Infection Control standards and protocol. A certificate of completion is awarded at the end of the program.
- Open MSH Nursing Education Classroom Based Training in PEAK.
- Select Filters > Enrollment Category > Phlebotomy
- Select Phlebotomy Workshop from the list of options.
Continuing Education & Nursing Programs: firstname.lastname@example.org (212) 824-7240
IATA-Dangerous Goods Transport Training
Individuals who would like additional training on the packaging and shipment of dangerous goods.
Provides knowledge in the regulations governing the packaging and shipment of dangerous goods such as human and animal specimens or dry ice. A certificate of completion is awarded upon completion of the training and a quiz.
Laboratory personnel that receive this certification may be eligible to become an exempted shipper, and may avoid certain steps of the Hazardous Materials Shipping process detailed here.
A fund number will need to be provided to EH&S to access training.
Required every 2 years.