The Personal Care, Promotion of Continence & Healthy Skin training course considers a range of personal care activities in addition to the consideration of tissue viability and the breakdown of the skin. Through understanding the functions of the skin, you will be able to identify changes in the skin of the person you support therefore being able to be proactive rather than reactive.
This course is ideal for people who are new to working in the Care sector or for those require a refresher on the duties surrounding personal and intimate care.
After this one day course staff will:
- Know how to support the individual with personal care:
- Skin care including pressure area care
- Continence needs
- Foot care
- Oral care
- Understand the importance of following the support plan and documentation
This course can be made bespoke to your particular requirements.