Prevention Ulcer Prevention Online Training
The aim of this Pressure Ulcer Prevention online training course is to enable learners to obtain detailed knowledge of pressure ulcer management, including identifying the main causes of pressure ulcers, as well as the most effective means of preventing them and, if necessary, treating them.
Pressure ulcers, also known as bedsores, can be a problem in community healthcare settings.
This online pressure ulcer training course is designed to provide essential knowledge and skills to prevent, assess, and manage pressure ulcers in a community setting.
- Developed by professionals
- Accredited by The CPD Accreditation Group
- 100% online, learn at your own time and pace
- Translates into over 100 different languages
- Instant certificate downloaded
For group training within your facility, please visit this prevention and management of pressure ulcer for booking.
Who is it for?
This training is suitable for all staff working within Adult Health and Social Care.
When will I get my certificate?
Once you have successfully passed our course you will be able to download and print your certificate immediately.
As this course has been accredited by the CPD Group your certificate will contain the CPD logo and unique reference number.
- What is a ‘pressure ulcer’?
- What causes pressure ulcers?
- Assessing pressure ulcers
- Repositioning techniques
- Managing a grade 1 pressure ulcer
Course Outline: Pressure Ulcer Online
1. What is a ‘Pressure Ulcer’?
- Define pressure ulcers and understand their impact on patients.
- Learn the stages of pressure ulcers and how they develop.
2. What Causes Pressure Ulcers?
- Explore the factors that contribute to the formation of pressure ulcers.
- Recognize common risk factors and their implications.
3. Assessing Pressure Ulcers
- Develop skills in identifying and assessing pressure ulcers.
- Learn the importance of accurate assessment for effective care.
4. Repositioning Techniques
- Understand the significance of regular repositioning in preventing pressure ulcers.
- Master proper techniques for repositioning patients in a community setting.
5. Managing a Grade 1 Pressure Ulcer
- Learn how to manage and care for grade 1 pressure ulcers.
- Discover effective strategies to prevent further deterioration.
Course Benefits: Pressure Ulcer Online Training
- Gain knowledge to effectively prevent and manage pressure ulcers in community settings.
- Improve patient care and well-being.
- Enhance your skills in pressure ulcer assessment and repositioning techniques.
Who Should Attend:
- Healthcare professionals and caregivers in community healthcare settings.
- Anyone interested in learning about pressure ulcer prevention and management.
Pressure Ulcer Online Duration:
- This online training is self-paced and can be completed in a time frame that suits your schedule.
- Access the course materials online, including video lessons, readings, and self-assessment quizzes.