Ear Care & Irrigation
Our ear irrigation training course covers the safe use of ear irrigation equipment and many other aspects of general ear care, giving healthcare workers and registered nurses all the skills and knowledge required to support patient and service-users’ ear health.
Ear Care & Irrigation Course Summary
- Anatomy and physiology
- How to examine the ear
- Common ear problems & foreign bodies
- Risk assessing
- Infection control
- Documentation and record keeping
- Ear irrigation (syringing)
- Practical session
Ear Care & Irrigation Course 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.
DURATIONThis course lasts approximately 3 hours.
CERTIFICATIONUpon completion delegates will be issued with a certificate of attendance.
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