Education

Want to further your career in Transfusion?

Welcome to BBTS Education. If you work, or are interested in working, in blood transfusion then this is the place for you.  We aim to play a leading role in safe and effective transfusion practice by delivering high quality education and training, therefore we offer the following qualifications:

Specialist Certificate in Transfusion Science Practice

A guided distance-learning programme for UK Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered Biomedical Scientists (BMS) working in transfusion science either in a blood establishment (blood centre) or a hospital transfusion laboratory.

Enrolment is now closed for the 2020-21 programme

The next enrolment period for the 2021-22 programme will be 1st Oct -  12th Nov 2020

Accredited by The University of Manchester                                           


Specialist Certificate in Stem Cell Transplantation Science 

This programme is for healthcare scientist staff working within stem cell laboratories or those who have an interest in stem cell or bone marrow transplantation.

Enrolment for 2020-21 course will take place 3rd Sept - 14th Oct 2020



Specialist Certificate in Clinical Transfusion Practice

A guided distance-learning programme for UK Nursing and Midwifery registered professionals and Health and Care Professions Council registered Biomedical Scientists working in transfusion in a hospital clinical environment, a hospital transfusion laboratory or blood establishment/ centre. 

Next enrolment TBC

         
Accredited by The University of Manchester 



MSc Advanced Specialist Blood Transfusion

This course is currently suspended.

A postgraduate programme in Advanced Specialist Blood Transfusion, delivered by Swansea University in partnership with the British Blood Transfusion Society