Advanced Practice in Lower Limb Ulceration

A 2-day competency based training programme aimed at those who manage patients with lower limb wounds - attracts 12 CPD points towards study hours. Participants must already be competent in the application of compression bandaging.

Dates

Both days must be completed for each cohort and for the fully virtual programme, there is an additional mandatory 1-2-1 coaching session.

09:00 – 16:00 each day.

Cohort 5 – fully virtual

8 September 2021 – Virtual

13 September 2021 – Virtual

Cohort 6 – face to face

23 September 2021 – Face to face

24 September 2021 – Face to face

Cohort 7 – fully virtual

8 February 2022 – Virtual

9 February 2022 – Virtual

PLUS  1-2-1 coaching session

Accreditation

This course is accredited by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) for Professional Accreditation until 28 June 2022.

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 12 CPD credits.

Format

The programmes have a variety of formats from completely virtual to completely face to face in the Accelerate Academy at St Joseph’s Hospice, Hackney, London. 

Course fees

NHS £450 plus VAT (£540)
Private £585 plus VAT (£702)

Who should attend?

This is a competency based 2-day training programme aimed at those who manage patients with lower limb wounds. Participants must already be competent in the application of compression bandaging.

Learning outomes

  • 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?

Questions?

For any queries about the training sessions please contact The Academy Team on education@acceleratecic.com

To book

reserve your place and pay by credit card / request an invoice