Tissue Viability – Suturing Skills
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What’s covered on the day?
This 2-day course is open to all practitioners who are responsible for the treatment of non-life-threatening traumatic wounds in the emergency setting.
A written knowledge assessment will be undertaken. Participants will leave the course with a competency document to take back to their workplace for completion.
Participants will receive a certificate of attendance.
Participants will undergo a supervised practice session and complete a knowledge assessment. The learning
hours can contribute to your professional development portfolio and as part of your revalidation.
Number of Delegates: 12
Duration: 2 Days
CPD Hours: 14
Participatory Hours: 10
- DAY 1
- Principles of wound management
- Wound assessment and examination Infiltration (local anaesthetic)
- Methods of wound closure (Tissue adhesive, steri-strips, staples)
- Dressing techniques
- Basic suture skills
- DAY 2
- Recap of Day 1
- Methods of suturing
- Closure of more complex wounds (ears, lips, oral mucosa etc)
Looking to book Tissue Viability – Suturing Skills training?
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