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Wound Management for HCAs

Duration: 1 Day - Start Time: 09:15 End Time: 16:30 - CPD Hours: 8 - Price: £170.00

A list of available dates can be found at the foot of this page.

Course Overview

An opportunity to develop knowledge and skills for wound management, infection control and removing skin closure devices.


"Best course I've ever been on! Fun, informative, brilliant tutor, very engaging and learnt a lot! Now feeling confident to start."

"An excellent course to update my knowledge and make me more confident when dealing with wounds!"

"Enjoyable course! Covered everything that we needed!"

Past course delegates

Course Content

Anatomy and physiology of the skin

The stages in wound healing – Implications for choosing the right dressing at each stage

Classification of wounds

Assessing wounds (A holistic approach)

Dressing types; choosing the right dressing

Group work

Managing wounds - consider:

  • Aseptic or clean technique
  • Dressing types
  • Patient involvement
  • Cost implications

Removal of skin closure devices

Medico-legal issues surround delegation to assistant practitioners in treating wounds

Course Aims and Outcomes

  • Comprehensively develop knowledge and skills required for safe and effective wound management.

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Course Venues and Prices

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Professionals training professionals

M&K Update Ltd, The Old Bakery, St Johns Steet, Keswick, Cumbria, CAI2 5AS.

Tel: 017687 73030
Fax: 017687 81099

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