Tutorials in Transfusion Science

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

ONLINE – login information will be emailed within 3 business days of registration




Continuous enrolment max one year– 50 credit hours


Mary Emes

Learner Outcomes

This course re-acquaints the Medical Laboratory Technologist with a variety of Transfusion Science topics, including Blood Components. This course is designed for technologists cross-training into a Transfusion Science laboratory, or preparing for National (CSMLS) certification examinations.

Evaluation Method

Online assignments, final online exam

You will access readings, graded lesson assignments, and the final examination online.

Intended For

Anyone requiring a refresher course or referred by the CMLTO or CSMLS.


This is a CMLTO and CSMLS approved refresher course.

Text Book

No – all materials are provided online

Topics Covered

This online course consists of self-study modules, covering all aspects of Transfusion Science theory including:

• Immunology
• Major blood group systems
• Antibody investigation
• Compatibility testing
• Blood component therapy
• Transfusion hazards
• Quality control
• Hemolytic disorders (HDN, WAIHA, CHD, DIHA)

Tutorials in Transfusion Science – IH903 – Continuing Education


CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
IH903-1Tutorials in Transfusion Science
~Open For Continuous Enrollment