IV Insertion and Maintenance

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

In Class




8:30am to 2:00pm


William Bisson, RN, CSP

Learner Outcomes

Develop your skills in IV insertion and maintenance. Lab time will prepare the practitioner with the basic principles required to start an intravenous. After successful completion of this workshop, the practitioner will develop proficiency in this skill with clinical experience in their institution.

Course Objectives

  • Introduction to the superficial anatomy of the upper extremities
  • Basic IV insertion and maintenance principles
  • Trouble shooting techniques

Evaluation Method

You will receive a Certificate of Completion after you pass a brief written exam and lab certification of practical skills.

Intended For

Healthcare practitioners who have exposure to patients with an existing intravenous or are required to start, manage and remove an intravenous as part of their skill set.


This course fills up very quickly. Do NOT wait until the deadline to register!


The Michener Institute, 222 St. Patrick Street, Toronto, ON


Health Care Professional (RN, MLT, MRS, RT, RPN)

Text Book

Not required

IV Insertion and Maintenance (IV500) – Continuing Education


CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
IV500-1IV Insertion and MaintenanceIn Class$299.00Sep-17-2016 to Sep-17-2016Sep-06-2016Closed
IV500-2IV Insertion and MaintenanceIn Class$299.00Jan-21-2017 to Jan-21-2017Jan-09-2017Open
IV500-3IV Insertion and MaintenanceIn Class$299.00May-06-2017 to May-06-2017Apr-24-2017Open