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Southmead Hospital Learning & Research Building, Southmead Road, Westbury on Trym, Bristol
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Learning and Development
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Target Audience
CAH Staff / External Care Providers / Social Care Staff
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Adult Social Care
Adult Social Care subcategories
General Adult Social Care
Event description
Manual Handling Room 3 -  Learning and Development building,Southmead Hospital

This workshop is aimed at adult social care staff in South Gloucestershire, working in domiciliary, residential and day care services (statutory sector AND IVP sector agencies)

The course includes trainer presentation, discussion, and a short multiple-choice assessment at the end to check the information has been retained by participants.

Relevant handouts/paperwork will be provided by the facilitator Alfred Puerta Casadevall and the Clinical Skills Team in North Bristol Trust.

Please note this training is held at Southmead Hospital (Learning & Research building in the Science Quarter).

This course is £103.50 to external delegates
Learning outcomes
Tissue Viability/Wound care

  • Pressure areas and repositioning

  • Pressure ulcer risk assessment tools

  • Wound dressing workshop

  • Putting on compression stockings

Infection Control

  • Donning & Doffing of PPE

  • Hand washing technique

Diabetes awareness

  • Basic diabetes physiology

  • BM monitoring

  • Identifying and treating hypoglycaemias

Catheter care

  • Basic physiology of urethral and suprapubic catheters

  • Management and care of patients with a catheter

Stoma care

  • Types of stomas and their care

  • Stoma bag change workshop

Start Date
Monday 2 September 2024
End Date
Monday 2 September 2024
Closing Date
Sunday 1 September 2024
09:00 - 14:00
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event