Tissue Viability Training

This Tissue Viability training is aimed at all healthcare staff responsible for individuals who are at risk of pressure sores.

The course will ensure delegates understand what is meant by “Tissue Viability” and how it relates to pressure sores and wound management.

Delegates will gain a better understand of the layers of the skin and how tissue viability impact the creation of pressure sores.

This was a fantastic course, pitched at the right level for our service and staff!

Tissue Viability Training Course Summary

  • Gain a basic understanding of Tissue Viability
  • Develop an understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the skin
  • Develop an understanding of your role in maintaining an individual’s skin integrity
  • Develop an understanding of what impacts on skin integrity
  • Gain an understanding of the risk assessments that can help support healthy skin
  • Gain an understanding of the elements of a skin care routine
  • Develop an understanding of the management and prevention of skin breakdown

This course pairs excellently with our pressure sore prevention and wound management courses. Speak to us about running them all together!

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Training FAQ's

Where Do You Deliver The Tissue Viability Training?

We can cover the whole of the UK, we also have our own venues in the Midlands if you don’t have access to a training room. We are also able to deliver theory only sessions virtually using Zoom.

How Do You Deliver The Training?

We will deliver the training at your premises for a group of up to 12 delegates.

Who Is This Tissue Viability Training For?

This training is for anyone working within the health and social care sector.

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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