Infections and Treatments Study day

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This study day is intended to give practitioners updated knowledge of irrigation and knowledge and treatment of common ear problems.


Suitable for:

  • Practice Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Community Nurses
  • ENT Nurses


Learning Outcomes:

participants will have:-

  • an understanding of the basic anatomy and physiology of the ear.
  • an understanding of the prevention of ear problems.
  • a foundation of knowledge on which to base practical aural toilet, wax instrumentation and ear irrigation.
  • an improved ability to recognise common ear problems and apply the most appropriate treatments.
  • the ability to undertake ear care within the boundaries and limits of their professional competence, responsibility and accountability.
  • an understanding of the equipment required for ear care and the methods of decontamination of the equipment.
  • considered the patient with ear problems holistically.
  • thought about the future management of people with ear problems
  • an understanding to complete achieved competencies as documented in the competency handbook, consistent with their individual level of skill and knowledge.



£225.00 per person.

Forthcoming Dates:

Saturday 7th July 2018

Saturday 13th October 2018

What to do now? – for more information and to provisionally reserve a place, please telephone us. Your place will be held for a maximum of 3 weeks, during which time you should print and complete the application form and then either email post or fax it to us. If you are unable to confirm within 3 weeks, to avoid withdrawal of the offer, please telephone us to discuss any problems.

Ear Irrigation and infections update day Application Form