Education and training

Ongoing education ensures blood sector professionals and practitioners stay up-to-date with the latest advancements, technologies and patient care.

We support the education and training delivered by BloodSafe eLearning Australia.

BloodSafe eLearning courses are suitable for many sector professionals, including but not limited to:

  • nurses and midwives
  • doctors
  • laboratory scientists and technicians
  • couriers, porters and assistants.

BloodSafe eLearning Australia

We fund BloodSafe eLearning Australia's courses on behalf of all Australian governments.

BloodSafe eLearning Australia developed the courses in conjunction with a multidisciplinary group of expert clinicians. The courses are free and provide guidance on implementing the National Safety and Quality Health Service Blood Management Standard(Opens in a new tab/window)

BloodSafe eLearning delivers learning in many formats, including:

  • audio
  • video
  • printable downloads
  • interactive media.

It's free for you to enrol in and complete BloodSafe eLearning courses.

BloodSafe eLearning courses

  • Clinical Transfusion Practice (5 courses)
  • Iron Deficiency Anaemia (7 courses)
  • Patient Blood Management (PBM): General (1 course)
  • PBM: Medical (6 courses)
  • PBM: Acute Care and Surgical (6 courses)
  • PBM: Obstetrics (4 courses)
  • PBM: Neonates and Paediatrics (8 courses)
  • Immunoglobulin (5 courses).

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Resource Centre

The BloodSafe eLearning resource centre has videos, tools and other materials to support your learning further.

Explore the BloodSafe eLearning Australia resource centre(Opens in a new tab/window)

Get in touch

For enquiries or to submit feedback on courses, please email the BloodSafe eLearning Australia program management office at

Last updated: 27 Mar 2024

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