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About this course

Those in care are at a severely high risk of developing pressure sores. These sores can develop over time and often become infected causes other medical complications and huge discomfort for those you care for. Ensure you are aware of pressures sores, how they develop and how to prevent them to maintain the comfort of your patients.

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Course Outline

  • The aim of this course is to greater increase your knowledge of Pressure Ulcers and their causes, as well as the relevant legislation.

    The key points covered in this course are:

Defining Pressure Ulcers
Ulcer formation
Ulcer risks
Warning signs

Learning Outcomes

Understand what a pressure ulcer is
Describe how a pressure ulcer forms
Demonstrate knowledge of what makes an individual at higher risk of developing pressure ulcers
Describe warning signs that would alert you to the possibility of a pressure ulcer forming
Understand the severity of pressure ulcers and how they are treated

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Once everything has been booked, you will receive login details for you and your staff.

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Become Certified

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Dependent on delivery method, this course takes between 1-2 hours to complete and gain your certificate.

Entry & Level

There are no barriers to entry on this course. This is an awareness course, suitable for all. 


On completion of this course, either download your certificate or access at a later date online. 


This course is CPD accredited. It meets accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.