Course Code: TT156 - Course Duration: 3 Hours

This Oral Suctioning and Nebuliser training is essential for anyone working with patients/clients where suctioning is a requirement and a suction machine is available.

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Course Content

  • Possible risks of suctioning
  • Procedure including infection prevention and control.
  • Who might require suction
  • Why suction
  • When to suction – noticing changes in residents
  • Where to suction – sites and equipment
  • What is suction
  • Oxygen transport and usage
  • Hypoxia causes and management
  • High and low concentration oxygen
  • Equipment 
  • Nebulisers and their efficacy
  • Dynamic lung volume measurements
  • Nebuliser medication
  • Oropharyngeal suction
  • Types of secretion
  • Procedures and associated risks
  • Practical session

Learning Outcomes

After attending this course delegates will be able to demonstrate an improved understanding of the needs for Oral Suctioning and Nebuliser Training as well as confidence in their ability to safely use a suction machine.

Course Assessment and Certification

There will be continuous tutor assessment, there is no final examination for this course.

Those students who complete the course and are deemed to have reached the required standard will be awarded a certificate of attendance which is valid for 2 years.

This course is often booked with the following courses:


Onsite Training Locations

Tidal Training provide onsite face to face healthcare training to large and small organisations across the United Kingdom. Our tutors will travel to your workplace or choice of venue and deliver training at a time and date which fits in with your organisation’s work commitments. If you require training outside of normal working hours we will be more than happy to support you. Our clients do not have to pay for mileage or any other added extras.

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Onsite Training for Oral Suctioning and Nebuliser Training

Oral Suctioning and Nebuliser Training courses and all of the courses in our portfolio can be delivered onsite in most cities and surrounding areas in England, Wales and Scotland including:

  • Aberdeen
  • Bangor
  • Bath
  • Birmingham
  • Bradford
  • Brighton and Hove
  • Bristol
  • Cambridge
  • Canterbury
  • Cardiff
  • Carlisle
  • Chester
  • Chichester
  • Coventry
  • Derby
  • Dundee
  • Durham
  • Edinburgh
  • Ely
  • Exeter
  • Glasgow
  • Gloucester
  • Hereford
  • Inverness
  • Kingston upon Hull
  • Lancaster
  • Leeds
  • Leicester
  • Lichfield
  • Lincoln
  • Liverpool
  • City of London
  • Manchester
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Newport
  • Norwich
  • Nottingham
  • Oxford
  • Perth
  • Peterborough
  • Plymouth
  • Portsmouth
  • Preston
  • Ripon
  • Salford
  • Salisbury
  • Sheffield
  • Southampton
  • St Albans
  • St Davids
  • Stirling
  • Stoke-on-Trent
  • Sunderland
  • Swansea
  • Truro
  • Wakefield
  • Wells
  • Westminster
  • Winchester
  • Wolverhampton
  • Worcester
  • York
  • Wherever you are!