Specialist Certificate in Transfusion Science Practice -Student Guide

Exam Results - May 2022 exam - due for release via email within 12 weeks of exam dates, once moderated and ratified by the Exam Board and The University of Manchester.

The Specialist Certificate in Transfusion Science Practice is strictly for BBTS Members only.
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Below you will find a series of links that will provide you with a clearer idea about the Specialist Certificate in Transfusion Science Practice and what it entails.  The guide has been designed to be an online reference source.

Enrolment for 2023-24 runs from 1st Oct - 12th Nov 2022.

Enrolment Schedule for 2023-24 Programme

First date for application submission1st Oct 2022
Final date for application submission12th Nov 2022
Applicants notified of outcome by end of week beginning31st Dec 2022 
Initial deposit payment deadline31st January 2023
Online induction + Course Start Mid-May 2023 (date TBC)

Applications for 2023 will only be accepted during the enrolment period from 1st October - 12th November 2022 

Submitted applications outside of this period will not be considered.

Application forms can be found here once the next enrolment period opens.

Click on each of the links below to find out further information about the programme. 


Course Description

Course Details

Generic Learning Outcomes

Unit 1 - Transfusion Science Practice

Unit 2 - Immunohaematology

Unit 3 - Donation Testing and Components Processing

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Terms and Conditions

Application, Selection and Enrolment 

Fees and Finance

Contact Details

Guidance for Supporting Managers can be downloaded below:

Guidance for supporting managers

Download the full Student Guide for 2022-23 below:

 TSP Student Guide for 2022-23 programme