Intravenous & Intraosseous Therapy Course

Intravenous & Intraosseous Therapy Course


Learn the fundamental theoretical and practical aspects of IV/IO therapy. This course focuses on the preparation and administration of medications using aseptic techniques. The theory is grounded in practice throughout the training for attendees to leave feeling confident in their knowledge and is able to apply their learning to clinical practice.


Our Intravenous & Intraosseous Therapy Course is designed to meet the needs of a variety of healthcare professionals such as Nurses, Medical Assistants, Healthcare Students, Pharmacy Technicians or any Practitioner who wishes to improve their clinical skills.

The student will practice in a state of the art equipment’s in our lab to establish, maintain and discontinue a site, administer IV/IO push, IV/IO fluids and blood.


Course Details


At the end of the course, students will be able to:

  • Understand his/her role within the scope of practice.
  •  Understand Infection prevention and control.
  •  Understand importance of Universal Precautions in preventing and controlling infection.
  •  Understanding in patient safety in preventing and controlling infection.
  •  Understand cleaning and disinfection procedure.
  •  Understand the management of hospital waste.


  •  Introduction to IV Therapy
  •  Basic Anatomy of Peripheral and Central Veins
  •  Complications of IV Therapy; Prevention, Recognition, and Management
  • Calculation challenges
  • Practical Session: Preparation and Administration of IV Medication Using Aseptic Technique
  • IV Drugs
  •  Infusions
  •  Blood and Blood Components
  • Pharmacological Aspects of IV Therapy
  •  Central Venous Catheter; Care and Dressing Change
  • IO; Introduction and devices
  •  Practical session; Insertion of IO Needle
  •  Legal and Professional Aspects of IV IO therapy


All candidates will practice skills in a state of the art manikins. These manikins give the best simulation and realistic experience required preparing for real life. Candidates are required to successful demonstrate all of the skills is required in order to complete the training.


Due to high demand and limited availability of seats in this course, participants are required to register a minimum 1-week prior to the course. After the registration deadline, one may still register but based on an availability of seats.

International Health & Safety Training Center training advantage: -

  •  Flexible Training Options
  • Training at Your Facility (In House) Or at Our Training Center Facility 
  •  Flexible date selection options
  • Select from our daily running courses - morning and evening sessions
  • International Trained Instructors
  • Certified & licensed Clinical Instructors by DCAS teaching the course
  • Group Discounts Available
  • State of The Art Medical Training Facility 


  • International Health & Safety Training Center Attendance Wall Display Certificate providing 6.5 CME by Dubai Health Authority (Certificate applicable to claim CME/CPD "Equivalent" for DHCC, MOH, HAAD) 
  • Course approved by Dubai Healthcare City under IHSTC - Academic Permit  
  • Certificates are issued on the same day of training to all persons completing the course
  • Certified & licensed Clinical Instructors by DCAS teaching the course.

To check CME/CPD requirement for your medical profession from respective Government Authorities:

  • Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD) - Click here
  • Ministry of Health (MOH) - Click here
  • Dubai Healthcare City Authority - Center of Planning and Quality  (CPQ DHCA) - Click here
  • Dubai Health Authority (DHA) - Click here


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Language Options:
The course is available is both English and Arabic

The training is a One Day courUnit 7-2R, Groundfloor, Block D/E, Al Razi Medical Complex, Bldg 64, Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Intravenous & Intraosseous Therapy
  • Very skilled in teaching & doesn't rushes the teaching session. Spoken English is proficient and very knowledgeable in topic highly recommended.

  • IO Therapy is much efficient/good method for emergency cases.

  • Very thankful for the new information / introduction to IO Therapy.

  • The instructor was very informative and gave new knowledge.

  • Truly informative and helpful material definitely increased my knowledge.

  • The course was beneficial explained ECG & Rhythms well. The instructor interacted with us & answered all our questions and was friendly.

  • Training was excellent for especially for refresher I have learn a lot of with this training especially IO.

  • The training was full of knowledge. It is easy to understand and I think I can perform IV/IO insertion with confidence.

  • It has been great refresher course. I was able to apply the knowledge acquired. IO is a new thing i have learn.

  • The Fire Fighting training was well taught. The class was very interesting and knowledgeable.