Understanding & Treating Pressure Sores
This course is aimed at anyone currently working within the health care sector. Candidates will benefit from having knowledge of pressure sore care and an understanding of risks leading to development, signs of infection and prevention methods.
The following topics are covered on this course:
• To understand what a pressure sore is and how to help prevent it
• The main structures and functions of the skin
• What a pressure ulcer is
• Common sites associated with pressure ulcers
• Management of pressure ulcers
This pressure sore awareness training is presented by means of tutorials, practical exercises and group discussions.
The course is delivered in 2 hours and candidates must demonstrate a willingness to learn through interaction and group activities.
Our training courses are competitively priced and we aim to beat any equivalent training quote.
The training venue should be quiet and undisturbed.
Staff should not be expected to be on duty.
Staff attending should remain for the entire length of the session.
All our courses are compliant with heath and safety executive guidelines and designed to help you meet and exceed the standards expected by the Care Quality Commission.
Care Home Specialists:
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