Pressure Ulcer Prevention | Level 1 | Online Training Course | CPDUK Accredited | Instant Course Access | Includes Assessment & Certificate | Instant Certificate Download.
Welcome to our online Pressure Ulcer Prevention training course. All our online training courses, programmes and qualifications are accredited by the CPD Certification Service (CPDUK).
Pressure ulcers are localised areas of tissue necrosis that tend to develop when soft tissue is compressed between a bony prominence and an external surface for a prolonged period.
This online Pressure Area Care training course helps learners develop key skills to provide the correct care for individuals with pressure ulcers.
Entry requirements: No entry restrictions
Recommended prerequisites: N/A
Assessment type: End of course assessment
Assessment pass mark – 80% needed to pass and gain a CPD certificate
Cost(s) of assessment and certification – All costs included in the course price
Awarding/Accrediting body – CPD Certification Service (CPDUK)
Who is the course for?
This Pressure Ulcer Prevention e-learning course is suitable for the following:
- Domiciliary care workers
- Home caregivers
- Locum and agency care workers
- Community healthcare assistants
- Support workers
- Care assistants.
What is covered in this course?
This online Pressure Ulcer Prevention training course includes the following:
- Session 1 – Pressure ulcers or sores
- Session 2 – Predisposing factors
- Session 3 – How do we prevent pressure ulcers?
- Session 4 – Skin inspection – The most vulnerable areas
- Session 5 – Documentation and reporting.