2017 Skills Day General Comments


2017 Skills Day - General Comments
  • 'Brilliant'
  • 'A really good day, thankyou'
  • 'Excellent day, could not fault'
  • 'Very good, will recommend'
  • 'Thank you for a great day with valuable information'
  • 'Brilliant training'
  • 'All speakers and workshops excellent'
Student Comment from 2017 Skills Day
'Excellent. Needs to be promoted more especially for students and would be good to hold courses in universities'


 
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Previous WCAUK conferences

WCAUK Skills Day 12th April 2017

The Wound Care Alliance Skills Day took place April 2017 at Worcester Rugby Club, Worcester

Topics for workshops included:
  • Skin Care
  • Wound Exudate
  • Dressing Difficult Areas
  • Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Pressure Reducing Equipment
Click here to view details of Skills Day
 
WCAUK 6th Annual Conference 2016
 

The 6th Annual Conference, Tissue Viability: from Acute to Community, took place on 19th October 2016 at the Plymouth Science Park.

The subjects covered:

  • The new Nursing Framework
  • Surgical Wound Management in the Acute setting
  • Surgical Wound management in the Community setting
  • Wound Dressings explained
  • The use of antimicrobial dressings
  • The importance of Pressure Ulcer Prevention
  • Essential Skin care
  • Wound Healing : what to expect in a surgical wound
  • What else can we do?  A brief introduction to hyperbaric oxygen therapy
Click here to view details of 6th Annual Conference

WCAUK Skills Day 15th April 2016

The Wound Care Alliance Skills Day, took place on 15th April 2016 at Oulton Hall, Leeds.
 

They covered the following workshops;

  • Pressure Ulcers; Prevention, Managment and use of Pressure Reducing Equipment
  • Wound Assessment and Management
  • Skin Assessment and Care
  • Bandaging and Compression Hosiery
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WCAUK Skills Day 3rd July 2015

The Wound Care Alliance Skills Day, took place on 3rd July 2015 at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea


The workshops covered:

  • Bandaging & Compression Hosiery – Inc. Lymphoedema
  • Recognising changes in wounds and wound assessment
  • Managing that RED MARK: Techniques in pressure damage management.
  • Managing the older person’s skin

Click here to view details of Skills Day  


WCAUK 5th Annual Conference 2015

The 5th Annual Conference, The Essentials of Tissue Viability, took place on 30th April 2015 at the Worcester Rugby Club
 

The subjects covered:

  • Wounds–prevention, assessment and management
  • Skin tears and minor traumatic wounds–prevention assessment and management
  • Leg ulcers–prevention, assessment and management
  • Wound dressings
  • Pressure ulcer prevention and management
  • Essential skin care
  • Implementing care with care studies–interactive session

Click here to view details of 5th Annual Conference     
 


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