Training and Education

Training and Education

WCST TeachingWe are experienced in developing new programmes of education and training, helping to facilitate changes in practice and creating new roles to enable practitioners to develop competencies that are fit for purpose. Our education and training remit has expanded considerably, and can be tailor made for your organisation. We hold study days that are RCN accredited for learners of all levels, from healthcare assistants to consultants to the multidisciplinary team and allied healthcare professionals. Through collaboration partnership we work closely with Wolverhampton University to deliver education to preregistration student nurse. We have contributed to and influenced the development and delivery of diploma, degree and Masters level training programmes.

We regularly organised large Study Days that have focused on various health-related topics.

Specialty topics can include:

WCST Teaching

  • Accountability in tissue viability and wound care
  • Innovations in wound care
  • Wound care products and their correct use
  • Grading of pressure ulcers
  • Risk assessment tools
  • Effective use of pressure relieving products
  • Skin care
  • Leg ulcer management
  • Research process
  • Essence of care
  • Diabetic foot management