TruIV Block

Product Code:TIV100

Part of the TruUltra product range, the TruIV Block allows learners to gain proficiency in the skills associated with IV cannulation. Featuring 8 veins (superficial and deep) ranging from 4-8mm in diameter, users can practise the use of ultrasound during IV procedures.

Model Features
  • Realistic features: Features 8 veins (4 superficial and 4 deep) plus fascia layers for enhanced realism.
  • Target various veins ranging from 4mm to 8mm in diameter. Ultrasound imaging is incredibly lifelike
  • Confirm successful IV cannulation procedures by withdrawing blood
  • Ready to begin training in under 5 minutes
  • Unique, self-regenerating TruUltra materials diminish the appearance of needle tracks to facilitate a high volume of repeated practice. The insert will facilitate approx. 4000 needle penetrations before a replacement insert is required
  • Replacement insert is cost-effective and easy to replace with no disruption to teaching time
  • Delivered in a compact, protective carrier case – perfect for training in different locations
  • Longitudinal and transverse anatomical viewing options
  • Compatible with all ultrasound machine brands
Medical Procedure Training
  • Ultrasound-guided IV cannulation
  • Probe positioning & movement
  • Recognition of veins in soft responsive tissue

Tru IV Block

Transverse view of various vein sizes

Transverse view of needle entering small vein

Realistic IV trainer for cannulation skills

  • Features self-regenerating TruUltra material: designed to facilitate 4000+ needle penetrations. Needle marks will disappear by up to 90% after a 24-hour resting period (4000+ needle sticks across the 8 veins).
  • Lifelike vascular ‘tenting’ upon successful entry into the blood vessel.
  • Simplistic design with no electronics, allowing users to focus on learning.


TruIV Block is ideal for:

This model, like all our IV trainers, is easily transportable and can be set up in less than 5 minutes – perfect for a busy teaching environment.

Model specs
  • TruIV Block weight: 1.2kg (2.6lb)
  • TruIV Block dimensions: 21 x 12 x 50cm (8.3 x 4.7 x 19.6in)
  • TruIV Block insert dimensions: 21 x 12 x 5cm (8.3 4.7 x 2in)
Recommended equipment sizes
  • Size 20G needle for IV cannulation

Please do not use needles larger than 18G (can cause permanent damage to the model and may void the product warranty).
Please note artificial blood is not supplied with the model but it is available as an optional add-on. Please ask a member of our team for more information.

Package Contents
  • 1x TruIV Block
  • 1x TruIV Block carrier bag
  • 1x 60ml syringe
  • 2x tubes for fluid insertion/removal

When it’s time to change the TruIV insert, please do not discard the product base. The base will be
re-used as part of our environmental protection efforts.

What makes the TruUltra ultrasound material so unique?

The TruUltra material is unlike anything else in the market. It showcases a high-quality ultrasound image to provide trainees with a true-to-life ultrasound training solution. Fascia layers are featured alongside 8 superficial and deep veins ranging from 4-8mm in diameter.

Aside from realism, the TruUltra material is well known for its durability and features unique self-regenerating properties to diminish the appearance of needle tracks after use.

What skills can I teach using the TruIV Block?

Learners will gain proficiency in the skills associated with ultrasound-guided IV cannulation techniques.

This training model features 8 veins (superficial and deep) ranging from 4-8mm in diameter to better prepare learners for real-life scenarios.

What age of the patient is the TruIV Block designed as?

The product is not designed for any specific patient age. The veins range from 4-8mm in diameter, making it a perfect training model for beginners.

What package contents will arrive with my order?

• 1x TruIV Block (TIV100)
• 1x TruIV Block carrier case (JBAG03)
• 2x tubes with luerlock connectors for fluid insertion/removal
• 1x 60ml syringe

What replacement consumables are compatible?

• TruIV insert (TIVINSERT1)
• Concentrated blood (CVB250)

What equipment sizes are recommended?

Size 20G needle

How many procedures will the TruIV insert facilitate?

The TruIV insert will allow for 4000+ needles before needing replacement! TruCorp has designed this product with our customers in mind to ensure there is minimum disruption to teaching time whilst offering excellent value for money.

Does the training model provide user feedback to indicate successful procedures?

Yes, upon successful entry into a vein fluid can be withdrawn.

How do I replace the TruIV Block insert?

Simply lift the used TruIV Block insert from the base to remove and discard. Place the new insert in its place on the base and you are ready to continue training immediately. Please do not discard the base – this will be reused as part of our environmental protection efforts.

How do I insert fluid?

Please follow the instructions in the product user manual to insert fluid and you can begin training immediately after. The fluid insertion process should be no longer than 5 minutes!

Does the TruIV Block require assembly?

No, this training model is delivered fully assembled. Simply follow the instructions in the product user manual to insert fluid and you can begin training immediately after. The fluid insertion process should be no longer than 5 minutes! Add ultrasound gel to the surface of the product and ultrasound probe prior to use.

What warranty comes with the TruIV Block?

This training model comes with a 1-year warranty. Warranty begins from the date of delivery.

My TruIV Block model needs repairing. How can I arrange this?

Please contact us and provide the serial number and an image/video of the issue. If it meets the warranty conditions TruCorp will repair free of charge. If the warranty has expired, our sales team will provide a quote for repair.

How should I store the training model when it is not in use?

Please store the manikin in clean, dry conditions away from heat and direct sunlight. Avoid contact with metals, solvents, oils or greases and strong detergents. When the product is not in use please store in the black carrier case provided.

What can I use to clean the training model?

Thoroughly wash the product with warm soapy water until all residue is removed.

Please do not use any of the following:
• Germicides, disinfectants, or chemical agents such as glutaraldehyde (e.g. Cidex®)
• Ethylene oxide, phenol-based cleaners or iodine-containing cleaners

In response to the recent COVID-19 pandemic, we recommend this additional step to ensure the product is fully sanitized:

Generously spray alcohol spray or gel (minimum 75% alcohol) and wipe off. Repeat 3-4 times to fully disinfect the product.

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