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

Dates 

9 September 2020 or

15 December 2020 or

9 March 2021

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

Accreditation

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.

Venue

Accelerate Academy, Education Centre, St Joseph’s Hospice, Mare St, Hackney, London E8 4SA

Course fees

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

Who should attend?

Leg Ulcer Specialist Nurses and Tissue Viability Nurses with an interest in lower limb ulceration who are already competent in 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?

Please remember

Questions?

For any queries about the training sessions please contact Karen Staines, Director of Wound Care & Education, education@acceleratecic.com