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:

NEW: 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. 

Enrolment for 2018-19 programme now closed.

Accredited by The University of Manchester                                           


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 for 2020-21 programme due to open 1st Oct - 12th Nov 2019

         
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 2019-20 now open until 14th October 2019


MSc/ PGDip/ PGCert Advanced Specialist Blood Transfusion  

This course is currently suspended.  We will advise you should this position change. 

A clinical work-based learning programme for nurses and haemovigilance/transfusion practitioners working within blood transfusion.

Delivered by Swansea University in partnership with BBTS