Who is this course aimed at?

This course is aimed at professionals who care for adults with tracheotomies

Course Aims

To be able to provide effective care for people with tracheostomies

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand what tracheostomy is
  • Know why they are used in practice
  • Be aware of the possible complications, and how to deal with them
  • Understand the relevance of the legislation that covers tracheostomies
  • Recognise the steps and equipment for the procedure
  • Understand how to keep the stoma and cannula clean and aseptic
  • Know how and when to use suctioning to keep the airway clear
  • Be aware of the dangers of thickened mucus, and how to treat it

Course available as

Face to Face
Course Length: 3 Hours

Contact Us

For more information, or to book any of our courses, please contact us on 01706 375578