Cough Assist Training


This cough assist training aims to improve knowledge and skill in relation to caring for an individual who requires cough assist.

This course will help delegates understand how cough assist can help an individual and how it interacts with thier respiratory system.

As I have told others... It is the best, most informative training I have ever attended

Cough Assist Training Course Summary

  • Anatomy & physiology
  • Reasons for assisted cough
  • Identifying health issues
  • Complications of cough assist
  • To understand the correct procedure for assisted cough
  • Troubleshooting and complications
  • Practical session (if unit available)

Learning Outcomes

On completion delegates will be able to demonstrate much improved awareness of upporting an individual who requires a cough assist.

They will have a great understanding of the respiratory system and how assisted coughs effect this.

The course can include a practical session if a machine is available.

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.


Upon completion delegates will be issued with a certificate of attendance.

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