Fitech Cholesterol & Diabetes training

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Our popular cholesterol testing training course using point-of-care testing devices takes place in Southampton, covering Cholesterol, Diabetes and CVD Theory. A competency certificate is issued subject to passing the theory and practical assessment and is valid for three years. Students must bring their equipment with their testing strips (including all consumables). If you need equipment, we recommend the Mission Pro System

New Training Dates

The next Fitech Cholesterol testing training courses will be on the following dates in Southampton;


Thursday 17th November 2022 time: 12.00 - 16.00*

Thursday 26th January 2023 time: 12.00 - 16.00*

Thursday 23rd March 2023 time: 12.00 - 16.00*

Thursday 25th May 2023 time: 12.00 - 16.00*


Covers Cholesterol, Diabetes and CVD Theory with competency assessment with a certificate.

* dates are subject to minimum numbers

Training Content


  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • What is Cholesterol
  • Understanding lipoproteins- HDL, LDL, Triglycerides
  • Demonstration and practical (demonstrate competency and best practice)
  • Diabetes theory and management

Using the CardioChek PA/ Mission / Nesco

  • Performance & Expectations
  • Checking the Equipment
  • Testing Protocols
  • Conducting a finger stick test in an accurate and safe manner
  • Clinical Waste Disposal
  • Health and Safety


  • Referring to GP’s where appropriate i.e. Signposting
  • Providing lifestyle counselling and advice
  • Software Implementation (where applicable)
  • Q & A + Summary


£185 + vat per person

£300 + vat for two people

Onsite Training (up to 8 people)

On-site training £890 plus vat & travel

MS Teams refresher training/revalidation

Ideal for a one-to-one refresher on how to use the equipment and conduct an assessment. It can also be used to revalidate if there are more than three years since the last training.

MS Teams training cost:

£65 + vat per session and one person. Additional £20 for each person up to a maximum of four people. 

Bespoke Training

Half days, the device only and NHS health Check training options are also available.

Training Location

Anderson Road
SO14 5FE

Call us for more information on 0118 324 0061 or email

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Fitech UK Ltd is registered in England Reg 5532915

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