Australasian Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion

AUTOTRANSFUSION COURSE

The Australasian Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion administers the Autotransfusion course. The purpose of the course is to
provide students with theoretical knowledge relating to autotransfusion. The course is not restricted to the perfusion
profession. It is available to all staff currently employed in the public or private Healthcare setting.

COURSE DETAILS.
Students enrolling in the course will receive weekly lessons in the form of Powerpoint presentations and other educational material through electronic correspondence. The self-study modules cover subjects such as blood physiology, coagulation, blood
conservation techniques, transfusion issues, blood collection, separation techniques, autotransfusion equipment and autologous component therapy.
The Autotransfusion Course is a ten week course run three times per year as listed below.

2016 Term Dates

Course Start Dates Course End dates
Monday February 15th, 2016 Friday April 22nd, 2016
Monday May 23rd, 2016 Friday July 29th, 2016
Monday August 29th, 2016 Friday November 4th, 2016

 

At the completion of the course students are expected to undertake a written examination. Successful applicants will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

HOW TO ENROL
The course is available at no cost to Australian and New Zealand College of Perfusionist (ANZCP) members. Non-member fees are $250.00 (incl. GST).
A course brochure and Application forms can be downloaded below.

 

COURSE BROCHURE and REGISTRATION FORM

 

Any queries about the course should be directed to the Board Secretary.