North Addition, Room 3109-3111
Capacity: 15

Limit one person per unit. No waiting lists.

Course description

The annual Point of Care Testing (POCT) Train the Trainer class is for Patient Care Services AN IIs, CN IIIs, or other staff designated by their managers as trainers. The class will review assigned POCT tests and a return demonstration will be observed and documented by a clinical lab scientist. The 2021 Waived Point of Care Tests (POCT) will include: Bacterial Vaginosis, CoaguChek, Coloscreen, Gastroccult, HemoCue Hb 201 DM, Hemoglobin A1c, Nova StatStrip, Roche Liat, Urine Dipstick, and Urine Pregnancy.

Prerequisites and preparation

Participants must complete all POCT modules according to unit requirements prior to class.

Participants must bring verification of completion to class. Participants may bring their UC Learning Center training transcript as proof or show their training transcript using the SumTotal Mobile app.

C.E. contact hours

0 contact hours.


Registration is available in UC Learning Center. Select a date above to register directly, or log into UC Learning Center and search for the course to register. Please cancel your registration if you are unable to attend as space is limited.

This class is for UC Davis Health employees only.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.


Parking is available in parking lots 4, 12 and 17 with a UC Davis parking permit. A daily permit is available for purchase for $6 from the kiosks in lots 14 (2nd Ave. & 45th St.) and 18 (49th St. & V St.).


Misty Cahoon, R.N.-B.C., M.S.N.-C.
Professional Development Specialist