Pressure ulcers

HealthCareAcademiCymru Healthcare Courses

Course Duration: 3 Hours



This course enables participants to gain a basic understanding of how pressure ulcers develop and the prevention methods and techniques that can be used in the workplace.


Course Content:

  • Why pressures ulcers form
  • Grades of pressure ulcers
  • The impact on well-being
  • Understanding the skin wound protocol
  • Available equipment
  • Positioning techniques
  • Responsibilities