Course Duration : 2 Days                              CPD Hours : 14


Day 1 09h00 -12h00 Core Learning


Overview consent and capacity

Confidentiality and Caldicott guidelines

New patient check

Giving results on the phone

Health screening tests

Taking a smoking and alcohol history


Equality and Diversity

Record keeping and its importance


13h00 -16h00 Skills

Understanding and accurately recording

  • Blood pressure

  • Pulse

  • Respiration

  • Temperature

  • Urine tests

  • Blood glucose


Day 2 09h00 -12h00  - Respiratory QOF



09h00-12h00  Diabetes QOF

Understanding diabetes and common symptoms

Taking Weight, BMI, waist circumference ratio

Urine Dipstick

QOF indicators and diabetes

NICE guidelines

Blood results and what they can show

Blood glucose control and measurement

How to recognize signs of vascular disease and neuropathic conditions

Foot examination

13h00 -16h00

Overview of COPD and Asthma

Anatomy and physiology of the the lungs and respiration

Factors affecting normal lung function

Common respiratory conditions and their terminology

Identifying common signs and symptoms associated with respiratory conditions

Spirometry - What is it and why is it performed?

Care and use of spirometry equipment and Interpreting results

Routine tests and blood testing

Drugs used to treat respiratory conditions

Inhaler delivery systems

The effects of a respiratory condition on the patient, their family and carer

DATE: tbc

TIME : 10H00 - 16H00


COST : £200.00 plus vat

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