Ear Irrigation Training


This ear irrigation training is aimed at registered nurses and carers providing ear care to service users.

The course will teach basic ear care and how to irrigate the ear confidently and safely.

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

Ear Irrigation Training Course Summary

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • How to examine the ear
  • Common ear problems & foreign bodies
  • Complications
  • Risk assessing
  • Infection control
  • Documentation and record keeping
  • Ear irrigation (syringing)
  • Practical session

Learning Outcomes

On completion delegates will be able to demonstrate much improved awareness of ear irrigation techniques, they will understand how to effectively examine an ear using an otoscope.

They will be able to demonstrate best practice in dealing with common and minor ear problems.

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 4 - 6 hours


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

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