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Pressure Ulcer Prevention (Community Setting)

Interactive & user-friendly| Accredited by qualified professionals | Instant certificate download | Multiple choice exam


HL Online Training Limited

Summary

Price
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£10 inc VAT (was £36)
Offer ends 31 December 2019
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
1 Hour
Access to content
12 Months
Qualification
1 CPD points / hours
Additional info
  • Tutor is available to students

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Overview

PRESSURE ULCER PREVENTION (COMMUNITY SETTINGS)

The aim of this module is to enable learners to obtain detailed knowledge of pressure ulcer management, including identifying the main causes of pressure ulcers, as well as the most effective means of preventing them and, if necessary, treating them.

Acute and Community Versions Available

Learning Outcomes

What is a ‘pressure ulcer’?

What causes pressure ulcers?

Assessing pressure ulcers

Repositioning techniques

Managing a grade 1 pressure ulcer

Who we are

HL Services is an accredited and trusted leading provider for social care and healthcare training across the UK, founded by health & social care professionals, we have extensive experience in various private and public sectors environments including the NHS.

Our statutory, mandatory and specialist health and social care training courses are delivered in line with the relevant UK legislations and recommended practice including:

  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
  • Care Quality Commission (CQC)
  • Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE)
  • Qualifications and Credits Framework (QCF)

The online nature of the courses means that they are affordable, but do not compromise the quality.

We offer over 100 online training courses, developed specifically to meet the need of individuals, health and social care workers to meet both their responsibilities and job roles and are ideal for induction, awareness, knowledge and refresher training.

Who we work with

  • Healthcare & Social Care Providers & Workers
  • Hospitals (private and public)
  • Dental Practices
  • GP Surgeries
  • Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs)
  • NHS
  • Mental Health and Disability Services,
  • Nursing Homes
  • Hospices
  • Residential Care Homes
  • Healthcare Recruitment
  • Locum Agency
  • Domiciliary & Home Care Agencies

Why participate in our training courses?

Assessment

Once you have completed the learning you will participate in a multiple-choice assessment, a pass mark of 75% is required. The online test is marked automatically, receiving an instant grade. Don’t worry if you don’t pass or want to improve your grade, you can retake the test unlimited times at no extra cost.

Accreditation

HL Services Provides continuing professional development (CPD) interactive accredited training courses online for both individuals and businesses in a health and social care environment, allowing you to obtain certified CPD hours.

Certificate

All our courses are accredited by the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and are nationally recognised. Once you have completed your assessment you will be awarded a free accredited certificate in PDF format which is immediately available. Hard copies of the certificate are available at an additional fee of £3.99. All evidence of learning and certification will remain on our system for your future reference.

Course Format

The course is delivered online via our bespoke e-learning portal, complete with both online “class room” style and interactive user-friendly training and downloadable documentation to aid your learning. You can resume or stop your course at any time, remembering the exact point you were at.

Course Duration

This does depend on the level and experience of the individual, as a guide a level 1 takes 1 hour, level 2 takes 2 hours and level takes 3 hours as an average to complete each course. You have 12 months to take the course, however, there is no time limit in which you need to complete the course.

Tutor Support

It`s good to know help is at hand.

We take pride in our customer service, offering dedicated tutor support offering you unlimited online email support whilst studying to help answer any questions you may have.

Course Compatibility

Our courses utilise a responsive design making it available on your desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile Device. We recommend using the Google Chrome Browser.

Our courses assist in seeking employment, remaining compliant, starting a career or to enhance your current learning and development.

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Description

HL Services is one of the leading training providers offering CPD Accredited and Certificated online training courses following the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).

  • Accredited by The Continuous Professional Development Standards Office – Provider Number 60006
  • An accredited certificate is awarded upon completion which enable you to obtain certified CPD hours
  • The courses are for nurses, midwives, health care professionals, carers and support workers. All persons can enrol on this course
  • The course will count towards CPD hours for the process of revalidation for midwives and nurses.
  • The online nature of the courses means that they are cheaper, but do not compromise the quality
  • We take pride in our customer service, offering dedicated Tutor Support via email, online messenger and telephone
  • The test will be multiple choice. You can retake the test at no extra cost to improve your grade
  • The learning can be viewed after the test for future reference
  • The courses come complete with both online “class room” style training and downloadable documentation to aid your learning
  • You have 12 months in which to complete the course
  • All evidence of learning and certification will remain on our system for your future reference.
  • You are able to access training courses on a desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile device
  • The average course takes 1 hour
  • The module can be used as Induction, Awareness, Refresher and Foundation Training
  • The course will assist in remaining compliant, getting a job, starting a career or to expand on your current learning and development.

The courses are accessible for everyone so even the busiest worker or manager will be able to fit some learning in to their lifestyle. This is especially useful for those doing shift work and uneven work patterns so unable to commit to a regular training course.

Who is this course for?

NHS and independent healthcare providers, bank staff and agency workers, and educational organisations including:

Individuals who want to gain an awareness and increase knowledge
Care Assistants (HCA)
Non-Clinical Persons
Support Workers
Adult Social Care Workers
Residential Home Staff
Nursing Home Staff
Carers
Nurses including Practice, Adult, Registered & Clinical
Domiciliary Care Workers
Home Care Workers
Clinical Support Workers
Community Healthcare Workers
Agency Workers
Bank and Temporary Nurses
Bank and Temporary Carers

Requirements

Our courses utilise a responsive design making it available on your desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile Device. We recommend using the Google Chrome Browser.

Career path

HL Services Provides continuing professional development (CPD) interactive accredited training courses online for both individuals and businesses in a health and social care environment, allowing you to obtain certified CPD hours.

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