What Is Tracheostomy Training?
The course aims to ensure staff have sufficient knowledge to work with an individual with a tracheostomy safely and effectively. A vital course for any staff who come into contact with service users who have a tracheostomy.
Who Should Attend
The course is aimed at all levels of employees who may wish to undertake tracheostomy care. It is also useful as an update or people who have carried out the skill of tracheostomy care previously and would like an update
- Adhering to Tracheostomy guidelines
- Ensuring the best care and treatment in accordance with current understanding and research
- Types of tubes
- Communication & swallowing
- Risk assessment
- Nursing considerations
- Removal & changing of tube
- Changing dressing
- Applied practical workstation & simulated practical assessment
- Ethical and legal responsibilities
- Competency framework & theory test.
Available onsite or nationwide at any of over 50 centres, see below our open course availability. Alternatively, call 0844 335 8882.
The Tracheostomy course is accredited by the most recognised certificating body in the UK and supported by certification and credit card sized ID cards produced by XYZ Training Group - one of the UK's largest dedicated Health and Safety training organisations.
Open Courses & Public Events
Our Tracheostomy training public event calendar has more than open course training dates taking place across the UK. Search and book securely online and receive an immediate confirmation together with full joining instructions, your VAT invoice and a receipt of payment. You are also able to make an enquiry and receive our formal quotation. Lowest price guaranteed.
This course will be delivered by a variety of teaching methods including: presentation; case studies; small group discussions & individual work.Please note: Competency is achieved in the workplace following the training using a On completion delegates will be able to demonstrate much improved awareness of tracheostomy, the causes, needs and requirements. They will understand the common reason for tracheostomy and the various types of tracheostomy. Staff will have a great understanding of the common complication in relation to tracheostomy and the corrrect course of action to follow. Staff will undertake a practical session on changing the dressing, suctioning the patient, inner cannula change and full tube change using our equipment and training mannequins. During the practical session delegates will have the opportunity to practise their day to day tasks working around the tracheostomy so they can work confidently without risk.
In addition to a comprehensive Tracheostomy open course schedule, training is also available on client premises or at one of our training venues as a private course - provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, start by completing the form below and we'll send you the full course information and a quotation based on your requirements.
Make A Tracheostomy General Enquiry Here
Complete the form below and we'll send you some training options and / or a quote by return. Please only use this form if you are interested in Tracheostomy courses. For all other enquiries, please use the general contact page, refine your search above or call us on 0844 335 8882.