Updated for the 15th Edition of AABB’s Standards for Relationship Testing Laboratories!
Earn a Certificate of Training from AABB and be included on the list of qualified collection suppliers given quarterly to AABB Accredited Relationship Testing Laboratories worldwide.
AABB offers a certificate course for individuals who would like to be recognized as AABB-trained sample collectors for relationship testing purposes. This web-based course was developed by subject-matter and quality expert, Marsha Deitz, MBA, MT (ASCP), CQA (ASQ), who is also the lead assessor for AABB relationship testing facilities.
To educate collectors on the requirements for collection of samples, improve quality, and provide the accredited facilities with resources for collection of samples.
Course will teach individuals the proper controlled process for obtaining a sample for relationship testing. Topics include:
Current edition: 15th Edition
Effective date: January 1, 2022
Expiration date: December 31, 2023
Revision cycle: 24 months (January of even numbered years)
Register online through the AABB Store. Once purchased, immediate access is granted via the AABB Education Platform at https://education.aabb.org (simply use the username and password used when registering for the program). Within the AABB Education Platform, the program is found under “My Courses” after clicking on the “My Learning Programs” section. An automated email will also be sent that provides the access link and instructions.
Please note: Access to the program belongs exclusively to the person named during the registration process. That person may transfer the registration to someone else as long as the program has not been accessed or completed. The transfer must be in writing from the original registrant and must be received no later than the final registration date (send to eLearning@aabb.org). Once the program is completed and a certificate has been issued, the certificate cannot be transferred, it belongs to the individual registered in the program.
December 1, 2021 – December 31, 2022: $109
January 1, 2023 – June 30, 2023: $69
July 1, 2023 – December 15, 2023: $39
Learners are provided two (2) attempts to successfully pass the certificate program quiz. If after both attempts a learner does not achieve the minimum score, the learner will not be able to receive a certificate of completion. AABB provides the opportunity for a retake (2 additional quiz attempts) at a reduced price ($35 member/nonmember). Retakes are only valid through the current certificate program edition and cannot be extended or applied to the next edition of the certificate program. Please contact AABB eLearning at eLearning@aabb.org for a retake registration form.
The AABB does not grandfather any existing credentials or offer training reciprocity for any credentials, prior training or related experience for the Relationship Testing Collection Training Program. In order to receive the certificate of training, all registrants must successfully complete the program.
All cancellations must be made in writing and sent to eLearning@aabb.org. There will be no refunds for cancellations if program is accessed.
Contact the AABB eLearning Department:
*Prices subject to change.