Essential Mouth Care Training

(Suitable for all the Team)

Our courses offer your team with the skills, knowledge and materials required to deliver all your Oral Healthcare Training and awareness training to caregivers involved in daily mouth care

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            Essential Oral Care Training

This Oral Care Training session is designed for care staff that are involved in personal care.   Senior Care Staff, Nurses, Oral Champions, Learning and Development Leads and Trainers.

Professional Training delivered at your workplace with registered  Dental Care Professionals focusing on Daily Oral Care for Adults in care homes.

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COURSE TITLE      Essential Mouth Care Training

 

TYPE                       All care homes   

                                Dementia, nursing, residential, assisted living - community care                             

 

CATEGORY              Oral Care Training

LEVEL                     Essential mouth care training

CAPACITY                Maximum limit 12

 

CERTIFICATE          Certificate of achievement (accredited by British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy)

 

DURATION                2 hrs

COST                         £265   (+VAT)

The training session will raise awareness of the importance of daily mouth care as well as practical advice for those people that are dependent or need assistance in oral care techniques. It will provide carers with the knowledge and ability to plan and deliver daily mouth care within care homes and domiciliary care.  Our training is bespoke to each care homes requirements.  

 

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

On successful completion of this course participants will be able to:

 

-Have a better understanding of how to assist residents with basic daily oral hygiene procedures and denture care

-Have a better understanding of the mouth to include tooth anatomy and dental disease and recognise abnormalities

-Recognise the need for specialised mouth care and supporting people who require assistance

-Be able to outline the NICE Guidelines (NG48) and what this means for you so that you are better prepared for CQC

-Have a better understanding of what to look for when carrying out an Oral Health Assessment.

-Outline the potential effects of poor oral health on an individual's general health and well-being

-Oral care and dementia. Coping strategies for residents with challenging behaviour towards mouth care

-Provide Daily Mouth Care for dependent and medically compromised residents with

  • Dysphagia

  • Palliative care

                  

-Provide evidence-based method recommended to the dental profession to reduce COVID-19 in the mouth.

AT THE END OF THE COURSE THE CARE HOME WILL BE GIVEN:

 

  • Oral Care Policy TEMPLATE

  • Oral Health Assessment  FORMS

  • Oral Healthcare Booklet (FOR CARE HOME)

  • Handouts (FOR STAFF)

  • Quick Reference Oral Awareness POSTER

  • Tips and Strategies for people that resist mouth care VIDEO

TO BOOK or ENQUIRE

Please complete the form below or Telephone 01243 710119

 

FOR ALL ORAL CARE TRAINING ENQUIRIES PLEASE COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW OR TELEPHONE 01243 710119

Let us know your details and what month you require training so we can allocate your local dental care professional and give you a selection available dates.
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