Transport of Patient Specimens by Road
and Air Training

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Training

Transport of Patient Specimens by Road and Air Training

The main aim of this course is to provide training to staff on the correct method of transporting patient specimens by road and air.

Benefits

Why choose EcoOnline?

  • First class trainers with real world experience.
  • Wide variety of industry specific training courses.
  • Flexible in relation to training programmes, durations, and locations.
  • Tailored corporate group training.
  • Flexible distance learning options for some courses.
  • Visual electronic slides and interactive learning.

Course Information

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, attendees will:

  • Know hazards associated with the transport of patient specimens.
  • Be familiar with the legislation associated with the transport of patient specimens.
  • Differentiate and identify Category A and B Specimens.
  • Package Category A and B Specimens for transport by road and air.
  • Know the additional requirements for transport Category A Patient Specimens.
  • Be aware of the hazards associated with the transport of refrigerated specimens.
  • Package refrigerated specimens for transport by road.
  • Be familiar with the additional requirements for transport or patient specimens by air.

Course Outline

  • Introduction

  • Legislation

  • Category A Specimens

  • Category B Specimens

  • Exempt Specimens

  • Packaging for transport of Category B Specimens

  • Packaging for transport of Category A Specimens.

  • Transport of Refrigerated Specimens


 


 

Evaluation

Written exam

 

Course Duration

30 minutes

 
 
 
 

Certification

Certificate of Attendance. Valid for two years.

 
 
 

Trainer Competency

Qualified Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor

IATA Specialist

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Seadna Morey

DGSA Advisor/Consultant

EcoOnline Ireland