This Wound Management training course is designed for nurses and health care assistants involved in caring for patients with chronic and acute wounds.

As a result of this wound management training session each candidate will have greater appreciation of wound types and the appropriate techniques to manage them effectively.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of national policies and guidance in relation to wound care
  • Types of wounds – chronic / acute
  • Understand the 3 stages of wound healing
  • Identify the different cells involved in the stages of wound healing
  • Explain the importance of infection control protocols in relation to wound care management.
  • 4 Principles of wound management – TIME concept (Tissue, Infection, Moisture, Edge)
  • Categories and principles of wound healing
  • Selecting the appropriate dressing and Aseptic Non Touch Techniques
  • Decision-making including safeguarding and record keeping

Face to Face Training

  • Max attendees: 15
  • Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements.

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Webinar Training

  • Max attendees: 20
  • Single session: 2 hours

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

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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.

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