Tissue Viability and Wound Care

Course Overview

This course will guide you through how to assess someone’s tissue viability and provide effective wound management.

Delivery Method

Classroom based training
Remote training by Zoom

Target Audience

This course is suitable for nurses wishing to gain a deeper understanding of tissue viability and appropriate wound dressing selection

Course Aims and Objectives

To describe the main structures and functions of the skin
To understand the predisposing factors to and causes of wounds
To discuss the most common types of wounds including pressure ulcers
To be able to effectively assess wounds using the TIME risk assessment tool
To understand the various types of dressing available and when it is appropriate to use them
To demonstrate an understanding of the expected documentation surrounding wound care

Book a Course

To book a course please use the form below or call 0330 133 4195.