Advanced Practice in Lower Limb Ulceration

For Leg Ulcer Specialist Nurses and Tissue Viability Nurses with an interest in lower limb ulceration who are already competent in application of compression bandaging


9 March 2021 (further dates to be added soon)

9.30am – 4.30pm with networking and registration from 9am

New dates will be confirmed soon


This course is accredited by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) for Professional Accreditation until 17 August 2021.

Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product.

The RCN cannot confirm competence of any practitioner.

This programme will give the candidate 6 CPD credits.


On-line using Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

Course fees

NHS £295 (ex VAT)
Private £350 (ex VAT)

Who should attend?

Anyone with an interest in lower limb ulceration such as Leg Ulcer Specialist Nurses, Tissue Viability Nurses and Podiatrists who is already competent in the application of compression bandaging.

Course content

  • What makes a lower limb wound complex

  • When to use higher levels of compression than standard 40mmHg

  • The biomechanics of mobility and gait to enhance healing potential

  • Advanced bandaging skills including strapping to manage retro-malleolus ulcers

  • How to manage complex ulcers once healed?


For any queries about the training sessions please contact The Academy Team on

To book

  • Complete the form below – you will get the choice to pay by credit card or request an invoice