Microsuction half-day up-date

The Microsuction half day update course is delivered via Microsoft teams. This enable practitioners to easily access updates to ensure practitioners keep up to date with current guidelines.

It is delivered by experienced specialist nurse practitioners who continue to provide this procedure on a daily basis, for safe practice we advise practitioners attend an update session every 2 years.

This course aims to provide you with:

  • A revision of the Anatomy and physiology of the ear
  • A revision of common ear pathologies, including identifying red flags that necessitate specialist care
  • A revision of Ear examination in accordance to otoscopy guidance
  • An Audio visual presentation of the Microsuction procedure
  • Procedural updates in line with current NICE guidelines 

Course eligibility 

This course is suitable for all healthcare workers already performing the Microsuction procedure, who have previously attended the Ear Care Diploma or Microsuction course and require an update. 

Price:  £195.00 per person

Invoice Information

  • The invoice for the course fee will be raised on booking, course places are not secured until payment is received. The exemption to this is if a purchase order is provided. To avoid delays please provide accurate information on the application as to who/where the invoice is to be sent to. If fees are being paid by an NHS Trust purchase order details are required.

  • Cancellation/re-arrangement policy:- 
         Cancel/re-arrange to another date more than 6 weeks before the course date - full refund will be given. 
         Cancel/re-arrange to another date les than 6 weeks before the course date - refund minus £50 (admin fee)
         Places can be transferred to colleagues at no additional cost.

Forthcoming Dates: 

June 11th, 2024

What to do now:

If you would like to apply to attend the half day irrigation and instrumentation update course please complete an online application form. Ear Care and Audiology Course Booking Form (microsoft.com)

We aim to process applications within 5 working days however, this can vary during busy periods. Following your application, you will receive an email containing your booking confirmation and further course details. 

If you have any queries please contact us on the details below:

Email: rgh-tr.earcaretraining@nhs.net