Healthcare Training Courses - Pressure Area Care Training Course

Pressure Area Care

This course covers the following:

  • Understanding of pressure sores
  • Types of pressure sore
  • Stages of pressure sores & risk of development
  • Areas of the body at risk from pressure sores
  • Signs of pressure sores
  • How to reduce the risk of pressure sores developing
  • The Skin
  • Skin disorders
  • The Waterlow Scale
  • Equipment
  • Risk Assessment using case scenarios
  • Understanding of creams and correct application
  • Understanding what products to use safely

Who is this
course for?

This course is for those working in Healthcare establishments and in Domiciliary care where it is necessary to attend to pressure sores and apply creams to the affected areas.

Course length

2 hours

Course validity

3 years

Course price

£30.00 per person


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