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TRAINING IN ORAL HEALTH CARE  

from Knowledge Oral  Healthcare

ORAL HEALTHCARE  TRAINING

FOR ALL THE TEAM

 

Knowledge Oral Health Care is the UK's leading  Oral Care Training business for vulnerable adults in care homes and community setting.  We deliver evidence-based, Best Practice teaching to caregivers and help with CQC compliance.

 Our sessions highlight the importance of dental hygiene activities and how it impacts our general health and quality of life, it will help improve confidence and skills for delivering daily mouth care.

Our training programmes are delivered by dental care professionals who are best placed to deal with residents dental care and complex treatment needs.  The training extends beyond the minimal education provided by aged-care sector training organizations.  Participants not only learn about different oral hygiene aids and techniques but also common health issues in association with oral health, effective communication and behaviour management techniques.

dental hygiene teaching in care homes

Assisted living, Residential& Nursing

Learning Disabilities

 
Essential oral health training for all staff involved in daily mouth care, managers, nursing staff. Includes palliative and end of life oral care.

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TRAINING sessions 

 LIVE WEBINAR

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TRAINING sessions

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Assisted living, Residential& Nursing

Learning Disabilities

Oral Care training delivered virtually via Zoom. Staff are able to view the training from home or workplace giving great flexibility. Interactive sessions.  
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Assisted living, Residential& Nursing

Learning Disabilities

 The course is comprehensive without being complex in detail to cover and reach the oral care needs of your service users.

 TRAIN THE TRAINER

courses 

Delivered Face to Face or Virtually

ENROL MULTIPLE STAFF PLAN 

 [per care home]

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Enrol all carers in your Care Home

for e-Learning 

 
  • No maximum limit of staff per care home
  • Printable certificates 
  • Access to your own secure client portal.
  • Duration approx 40 mins
  • Cost £300 [Access 1yr]
  • Support adviceline
  • Read learning outcomes HERE

E-LEARNING

for Individuals [pay per peron]

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Sign up for e-Learning today

 
  • Per  person
  • Printable certificates
  • Duration approx 40 mins
  • Cost £7
  • Support adviceline
  • Read learning outcomes [below]

customer review

"Great training very informative delivered at a good pace, good material sent to accompany the course as well . Thank you"

In-House Trainer

Bonehill Lodge CH

Ensuring Best Practice

in Oral Healthcare to Caregivers 

We understand the difficulties care staff face when providing daily mouth care to challenging residents and appreciate the importance of person-centred care.

We offer help and provide assistance to caregivers by sharing our knowledge and developing practical skills.

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