Basic IV Therapy Training Course


A hands-on Training for Nurses /Clinicians with little or no experience in IV Infusion therapy or experienced nurses who need review of their IV Skills


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1. Basic IV Therapy Course

This course is designed for Registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses, nursing students, paramedics, and other licensed practitioners who are or will be involved in inserting, caring and maintaining intravenous infusion. The training places emphasis on hand-on IV start or cannulation which is the insertion of a cannula (plastic tubing) into a blood vessel.

In the class, student would learn:

    • Steps in preparing for venipuncture
    • Outline steps for successful IV cannula insertion
    • Setting up primary lines, secondary lines and converting to Saline Lock / Hep-lock
    • All types of fluids, isotonic, hypotonic, hypertonic etc
    • Vein identification, location, selection and preparation for cannulation
    • Care, monitoring and discontinuation of an IV
    • Identification of nursing intervention for post insertion care
    • Complications of IV therapy and Management of Complications
    • Trouble shooting tips on common reasons for problems during venipuncture
    • PRACTICE  !         PRACTICE  !!            PRACTICE  !!!

Who should attend this class

  • RNs and LVNs
  • RNs and LVNs with little or no experience in IV Therapy
  • Nurses, clinicians in acute, Home Health and Skilled Facilities who wish to improve their IV skills.
  • New graduate nurses GNs or GVNs.
  • Nursing Students in their final year.
  • RNs and LVNs re-entering the workforce
  • Paramedics and Radiology Staff whose job descriptions include IV procedures.


  • Time: 10:00am – 3:00pm
  • Cost:  $245
  • At the end of the class, student will receive a Certificate of Completion and a Competency Check-off showing the mastery of the learned skills.
  • Call: 713-946-3377     


    January 13, 2020
    February 17, 2020
    March 23, 2020
    April 20, 2020
    May 11, 2020
    June 23, 2020
    July 20, 2020
    August 24, 2020
    September 21, 2020
    October 19, 2020
    November 16,2020
    December 14, 2020

    (Efforts are made to keep class schedules. However, there might be some variations. So please call to verify dates. If unable to meet above schedules, a one on one class may be available at extra cost. Call 713-946-3377 for one on one class availability)


8876 Gulf Freeway Suite 240 ( Same building with Pearson Vue Exam Center)
Houston, Texas 77017
Phone: (713) 946-3377             


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