Minor Suturing Workshop

This half day, practical course will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

Suitable for: GPs, Trainee Doctors, Nurses and Allied Healthcare Professionals.

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Aim

To provide an overview of the assessment, care and management of wounds and teach basic suture technique.

Objectives

  • Overview of classification of wounds and the various types of wound dressings.
  • Discuss patient assessment while reviewing cases.
  • Carry out effective infection control
  • Discuss patient consent.
  • Review suturing materials and equipment.
  • Identify correct suture selection and technique.
  • Overview of anaesthesia.
  • Discuss potential complications.
  • Understand the process of suture removal.
  • Discuss procedure aftercare.
  • Practice suturing on simulated wounds.

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At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Describe how to assess a patient and wound before considering the use of sutures.
  • Describe the different stages of wound healing and wound classification.
  • Define the purpose of sutures and other wound dressings.
  • Outline anaesthesia dosage and contraindications.
  • Discuss the appropriate use of a range of suturing materials and equipment.
  • Outline the characteristics of wounds which should not be sutured.
  • Explore common suturing errors and consider removal of sutures.
  • Summarise wound care information and advice given to patients.
  • Practice the skill of suturing minor wounds using a simple interrupted suture.
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7

Feb

Minor Suturing Workshop

Dublin

€175.00

Tuesday, 7 February 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • €175.00 incl. VAT

Tue 7 Feb 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

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23

Feb

Minor Suturing Workshop

Belfast

£150.00

Thursday, 23 February 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • £150.00 incl. VAT

Thu 23 Feb 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

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2

May

Minor Suturing Workshop

Dublin

€175.00

Tuesday, 2 May 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • €175.00 incl. VAT

Tue 2 May 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

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15

Aug

Minor Suturing Workshop

Dublin

€175.00

Tuesday, 15 August 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • €175.00 incl. VAT

Tue 15 Aug 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

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19

Sep

Minor Suturing Workshop

Belfast

£150.00

Tuesday, 19 September 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • £150.00 incl. VAT

Tue 19 Sep 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

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11

Dec

Minor Suturing Workshop

Dublin

€175.00

Monday, 11 December 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • €175.00 incl. VAT

Mon 11 Dec 2023

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

Cost

£150.00/€175.00

Time

9am – 2pm

 

Locations

Belfast

Kingsbridge Training Academy
10 Falcon Way, Boucher Road,
Belfast, BT12 6SQ

 

Dublin

Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown
Church Rd, Tyrrelstown,
Dublin, D15 EYX5

 

Accredited by

4 CPD Hours