What is a IV Therapy?
The IV Therapy Certification Course at Western Area Career & Technology Center is designed for LPNs or PN Students. This course covers in-depth review of venous system and nervous system anatomy, IV cannulation, legal aspects, special considerations, contraindications, documentation, and side effects of IV cannulation.
What does WACTC offer?
Upon successful completion of this Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing approved course, students will meet the requirements of the IV Therapy Certification required under § 21.203 of the PA Nursing Code, regarding the LPN performing IV therapy, including a central line.
Classes are held one day a week from 9 AM until 2:30 PM for 6 weeks