Developing skills in leg ulcer management – a multi-disciplinary approach
3 days – all of which must be completed
09:00 – 16:30 each day
Cohort 1 – Fully virtual
16th, 23rd & 30th June, 2021
Cohort 2 – Virtual and face to face
19th, 20th October & 3rd November, 2021
Cohort 3 – Face to face
10th, 11th & 12th January, 2022
This course is accredited by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) for Professional Accreditation.
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 18 CPD credits.
Online via our virtual learning environment (VLE) and face to face – varies by date.
NHS £550 (ex VAT)
Private £685 (ex VAT)
Who should attend?
Anyone who manages patients with lower limb wounds.
Perform a holistic assessment of a patient presenting with a lower leg wound
Identify whether the patient would be suitable for compression therapy by performing a vascular assessment (Doppler) to record ankle brachial pressure index (ABPI) and be able to interpret the results
Identify the best options of compression therapy in partnership with the patient. Learners will understand the importance of correct application of the chosen method, such as compression wraps, bandages or hosiery
For any queries about the training sessions please contact The Academy Team on firstname.lastname@example.org