Plastering Workshop 22 October 2021

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CPD Hours : 6

Session Type: Classroom – Chatfield Medical Centre, Battersea

Who Should Attend

Healthcare professionals who wish to develop practical skills in application of Plaster of Paris.

Recommendations

Completion of the following courses prior to attending this session

  1. Minor Injuries
  2. “Red Dot” x-ray interpretation
  3. Working in a clinical environment such as urgent care or A&E
  4. You have a mentor to sign off competencies if required. This is not a course requirement.

Pre Requisites

Knowledge of anatomy of the upper and lower limb and common injuries.

***This is a practical workshop with opportunity to practice on peers.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Principles of plaster  of paris application

  • Application of upper and lower limb POP

  • Techniques in POP application

  • Plaster care

  • Use of crutches

  • Nursing interventions post plaster application

  • Discharge advice

  • Application of slings and splints

  • Includes U slab, ulna splint, volar slab and back slabs

  • Lower limb plasters and splints.

Lecturer: Sara Salmon

Suturing Handouts

1
Suturing Handouts

Plastering Competency

1
Plastering competency
2
Splinting and POP
3
Cast and Plaster Training

This is a face to face session with limited numbers due to current restrictions and social distancing.

Venue: Battersea, London

Plastering Workshop 22 October 2021
Price:
£150
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