E-learning - complete this course in the comfort of your own home or at work.

Complete this easy-to-follow Phlebotomy Refresher Course on your computer or tablet and in your own time. The course can be completed in stages - you have 4 weeks to complete the course in full. Once completed you will immediately be able to download your pass certificate. (Your new accredited certificate will be posted to you within 8 weeks.)
The nationally recognised and accredited certificate (awarded by the Open College Network) can be added to your existing certificate credit value (cumulative credits), and these may also count towards other similar college or university courses.


The on-line course mirrors the theory that you covered in the Introduction to Phlebotomy course. If you are an experienced phlebotomist or have completed a similar course then this course will be familiar to you.

At the end of each e-learning section you have up to 6 multiple choice questions to answer, with a passmark of 65%. You can re-sit each section up to 2 times.

This course is suitable for you if:

You currently work (or have recently worked) as a phlebotomist and wish to add an accredited validity to your competency.

You have completed the Introduction to Phlebotomy Course (GPT003) or have completed a similar course from an approved supplier and wish to update and renew your accreditation.

Add to your CPD (continual professional development) or if requested by your employer as part of your CPD or Induction Programme.

(Completion of this course updates your existing certificate to your new completion date and to Level Three)

Topics covered include:

Module 1: Introductions and Course Overview

Module 2: History, Definitions and Roles

Module 3: Work-flow Cycles

Module 4: Professionalism

Module 5: Health and Safety

Module 6: Blood Collection Systems

Module 7: Anatomy and Physiology

Module 8: Blood Composition

Module 9: Using the Equipment

Module 10: Performing the Venepuncture

Module 11: Lab Tests & Bottle Types

Module 12: Analytical Errors

Additional support material can be downloaded as you progress through the course.

Parental Consent Form, Instalment Payment Options, Funding Information and Guide

and Terms & Conditions can be found on our GENERAL COURSE INFORMATION page.