Tissue Viability

The aim of this course is to look at the importance of correctly assessing wounds and the various phases of wound healing. It will also cover how to photograph and document the wound, the importance of reassessment and how to select the right product for the wound

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  • Understand the assessment of wounds
  • Understand the different phases of healing
  • Understand the techniques of wound measurement
  • Discuss the rules for photography
  • Understand how to document and record keep

Learning outcomes

  • Understand how to select the right product for a wound
  • Understand when a wound needs reassessment
  • Understand how the phases of healing can influence the process
  • Understanding of when wounds may require specialist treatment


  • All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance