The aim of this workshop is to offer health professionals knowledge and skills to undertake safe and effective ear care management.
AWARD TYPE: Short Course
LEVEL:Short Course / CPD
STUDY MODE: Part time
DELIVERY METHOD: Campus
COURSE LENGTH: Half day
SCHOOL: School of Community Health and Midwifery
PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College
START DATE: November 2020 and May 2021
This workshop has been developed for health care professionals working in primary care or planning to deliver care in the community setting e.g. General Practice Nurses, District Nurses, Prison Nurses and Treatment Room Nurses, Health Care Assistants.
Maximum number of participants: 20
On completion of the workshop all participants should be able to: -
- review the relevant anatomy and physiology of the ear
- discuss the professional issues surrounding ear care management
- explain the principles of ear irrigation– recognising correct technique, procedure and the management of such an intervention
- identify the difficulties and complications associated with carrying out ear irrigation
Facilitator: Gillian Armitage
As a previous practice nurse and nurse practitioner, the facilitator has a wealth of experience in undertaking ear care management. The facilitator has taught ear care management since 2003 at the UCLan.
Attendee feedback from past workshops:
‘Training was very good, facilitator was very approachable’
‘This was a really good course, have come away feeling knowledgeable and confident’
You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
WORKSHOP COST: £45