Accessibility tools

Ear Care - Update Course

Who should attend
Health Care Workers who have successfully completed the 1 day Ear Care foundation course or equivalent within the last 3 years.

What will I learn
You will continue to develop your existing knowledge and clinical skills to enable you to identify and manage common ear problems in practice, which may reduce unnecessary referrals to secondary care.

Course Content:

  • The anatomy and physiology of the ear
  • Professional responsibilities and accountability relating to ear care
  • Update current evidence-based theoretical knowledge relating to ear care management
  • Revisit the theory and practical skills of otoscopy. Practise safe and effective ear wax removal using instrumentation and irrigation
  • Identify and discuss the management of common ear problems

How much will the course cost
See below

How long will the course take to complete
1/2 Day

How often should I attend
Every 3 years

Training dates and venues:

Date Location and Room Start and Finish Time Cost
12th December 2023 MS Teams 12:30-16:30 £115
6th February 2024 MS Teams  12:30-16:30 £115
30th April 2024 MS Teams 09:00-13:00 £120
6th November 2024 MS Teams 09:00-13:00 £120
10th February 2025 MS Teams 12:30-16:30 £120