Autonomic Dysreflexia Training


This autonomic dysreflexia training course aim to improve knowledge and awareness of autonomic dysreflexia. The course will help delegates understand the causes and consequences.

Great course delivered as part of a complex care training package for a spinal injury patient, our staff now feel confident in their understanding and actions.

Autonomic Dysreflexia Training Course Summary

  • What is autonomic Dysreflexia
  • What happens if a person has AD
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Possible consequences
  • Causes and Triggers
  • Treatment
  • Discuss documentation
  • Discuss person centred care and seeing from individual point of view
  • What needs to be in the care plan?

We highly recommend staff undertake the following courses along side thie Autonomic Dysreflexia course to give them a full understand of how to properly assist and support service users at risk for AD.

Learning Outcomes

On completion delegates will be able to demonstrate much improved awareness of autonomic dysreflexia.

Delegates will have a greater understanding how to support a client who suffers from autonomic dysreflexia and how to spot the common signs and symptoms.

How Many Can Attend Training?

We will run this course for a maximum of 12 delegates – however for larger groups we can either provide multiple trainers on the same day or run multiple days to get everyone trained.

Who Will Conduct The Training?

One of our expert clinical tutors, these are either Nurses or Doctors with an abundance of clinical and complex care experience and knowledge – so you’ll be in great hands!

We will let you know who is doing the training in advance, you can check out their skills and experience by finding them on our meet the team page.


This course lasts approximately 3 hours.


Delegates will be issued with certificates of attendance valid for a period of 1 year.

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