Training

You can find our T4P training resources here.

A handy contents page of all our resources in one place and how to use them can be downloaded here.

A document including all of the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for T4P can be found below:

For sites in England, Wales & Northern Ireland – the study manual can be downloaded ⁠here.

For sites in Scotland – the study manual can be downloaded ⁠here.

Working files for T4P can be downloaded here.

These are optional for use but contain suggested materials for sites to create screening and randomisation files or ‘grab-packs’ for clinical staff undertaking these duties.

The materials can be adapted for local use.

SIVs are held virtually, over Microsoft Teams or Zoom. They offer a chance to learn more about your role as a participating site.

How do I set up an SIV?

If you would like to attend an SIV, please contact the T4P trial team at T4P@icnarc.org to arrange a suitable date.

What happens if I miss my SIV?

If you or a member of your team are unable to attend a T4P SIV, please contact a member of the trial team.

For sites in England, Wales & Northern Ireland – the latest SIV slides can be downloaded ⁠here.

For sites in Scotland – the latest SIV slides can be downloaded ⁠here.

For staff who are undertaking screening and randomisation only for T4P, training slides are available to download below:

For sites in England, Wales & Northern Ireland – the latest training slides can be downloaded here.

For sites in Scotland – the latest training slides can be downloaded here.

These slides can be adapted for local use.

A Randomisation Guide can be found here.

A CRF Guidance document can be found here, which explains how to answer every question on MACRO.

CRF Guidance worksheets are also available, and can be found here.

Further information on screening and randomisation can be found on the screening & randomisation page.

A summary sheet for bedside teaching can be found here.

We provide laminated bedside threshold notices and laminated posters.

Please contact the T4P team if you would like to receive more laminated materials.

These are also available to download below:

A summary sheet to share with the transfusion team can be downloaded here.

Please see below certificates to give to staff for supporting T4P at your site, randomising patients, and completing trial training:

You can find more helpful information here: