Wound Care

Study Day

Who is it for?

This study day is suitable for first level registered nurses and health care assistants working in primary care settings.


Overview of content:

  • Assessment skills
  • Principles of wound care
  • Local formularies
  • Leg ulcer management
  • Signposting/ sources of advice

What is it about?

This study day provides an introduction to the assessment of acute and chronic wounds and the management of effective care.


How does it enhance practice?

Participants learn how to undertake accurate wound assessments and how to manage acute and chronic wounds with particular references to leg ulcers. Nurses also have increased awareness of sources of wound care support and advice.

Course Structure:

1 x half day study day - 13:00-16:00

Upcoming dates:

12 December 2019

Application and Funding

To apply for this course, please visit our how to apply page. For information on funding options please see our available funding routes

If successful in your application for the course you will receive a confirmation email with the exact details of the location of teaching, closer to the start date.


Tuition Fees

For details of current tuition fees for self-funded or sponsored applicants please read our tuition fees overview.


Programme Leader/Contact Name:

Debbie Limb

Tel: +44 114 222 2050

Email: d.c.limb@sheffield.ac.uk


Admissions/Support Officer:

Deborah Reid

Tel: +44 114 222 2037

Email: snm-admin@sheffield.ac.uk