Pressure ulcer prevention (community settings)

Pressure ulcer prevention (community settings)

Overview

This course provides candidates with an in-depth look into ulcer management, providing them with knowledge to allow them to identify the main causes of pressure ulcers.

Learners will also explore the most effective ways of preventing ulcers including how to treat them if required. Acute and Community versions of this course are available.

Modules covered include;

  • What a “pressure ulcer” is
  • The cause of pressure ulcers
  • Assessing pressure ulcers
  • Repositioning techniques
  • Managing a grade 1 pressure ulcer

Course Duration

Half day or 60-minute online course

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