This course is aimed towards residential and community healthcare professionals working with service users suffering from any form of spinal injury or dysfunction. Following this session attendee’s will have a greater understanding of Assisted cough and potential risks.

Delegates will develop familiarisation of the anatomy and physiology and by end of the session understand possible implications and effective management procedures; Oropharyngeal Suction.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • What is Assisted cough?
  • Understanding indications and assisted cough techniques
  • Understand the importance of prompt management
  • Develop knowledge in the Orpharyngeal suction procedure
  • Care management and short/long term implications

Face to Face Training

  • Max attendees: 15
  • Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements.


Webinar Training

  • Max attendees: 20
  • Single session: 2 hours

Tutor lead webinars delivering theory based learning. Any practical elements are demonstrated via instructional videos.


Make an enquiry

To make a booking – or for further course details – please contact us on telephone: 029 20 494969. You can also write to us for more information about all of our healthcare training courses.