Tracheostomy Care

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Aims

This tracheostomy care training course aims to familiarise students with the reasons for tracheostomy and the care and management of a tracheostomy.

The course aims to ensure staff have sufficient knowledge to work with an individual with a tracheostomy safely and effectively.
A vital course for any staff who come into contact with service users who have a tracheostomy.

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

Tracheostomy Care Training Course Summary

  • Applied anatomy and physiology
  • Infection control and prevention
  • Different types of tracheostomy
  • Indications for tracheostomy
  • Complications of tracheostomy
  • Changing dressings and keeping the area clean
  • Fitting, managing and changing an inner cannula tube
  • Suctioning a patient with a tracheostomy
  • Communication and care of a patient with a tracheostomy tube
  • Keeping accurate records
  • Full tube change procedure
  • Emergency tracheostomy management (resus) procedure and guidelines
  • Practical session using mannequin & suction machine
  • Training record sign off (6 hour version only)

Learning Outcomes

On completion delegates will be able to demonstrate much improved awareness of tracheostomy, the causes, needs and requirements.

They will understand the common reason for tracheostomy and the various types of tracheostomy.

Staff will have a great understanding of the common complication in relation to tracheostomy and the corrrect course of action to follow.

Staff will undertake a practical session on changing the dressing, suctioning the patient, inner cannula change and full tube change using our equipment and training mannequins.

During the practical session delegates will have the opportunity to practise their day to day tasks working around the tracheostomy so they can work confidently without risk.

PLEASE NOTE! Take careful attention to the durations of the courses below – the 3 hour versions are refresher and the 6 hour versions include the simulated competency.

DURATION

This course lasts 3 or 6 hours

CERTIFICATION

The certificate issued depends on which course is attended.

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Stoke on Trent - ST4 3FF 25 Apr 09:30h – 16:30h £85.00 Registration Closes
Apr 25, 2018 9:30AM


Stoke on Trent - ST4 3FF

25 Apr

09:30h – 16:30h

£85.00 exc. VAT

 

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Stoke on Trent - ST4 3FF 04 Jun 13:30h – 16:30h £65.00 Registration Closes
Jun 04, 2018 9:30AM


Stoke on Trent - ST4 3FF

04 Jun

13:30h – 16:30h

£65.00 exc. VAT

 

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Stoke on Trent - ST4 3FF 18 Jul 09:30h – 16:30h £85.00 Registration Closes
Jul 18, 2018 9:30AM


Stoke on Trent - ST4 3FF

18 Jul

09:30h – 16:30h

£85.00 exc. VAT

 

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Stoke on Trent - ST4 3FF 28 Aug 13:30h – 16:30h £65.00 Registration Closes
Aug 28, 2018 9:30AM


Stoke on Trent - ST4 3FF

28 Aug

13:30h – 16:30h

£65.00 exc. VAT

 

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Stoke on Trent - ST4 3FF 17 Oct 09:30h – 16:30h £85.00 Registration Closes
Oct 17, 2018 9:30AM


Stoke on Trent - ST4 3FF

17 Oct

09:30h – 16:30h

£85.00 exc. VAT

 

Register Now » 10 Places Available!
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01782 563333