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Cough Assist Training

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Cough Assist Training free. The cough assist helps to clear secretions by applying a positive pressure to fill the lungs, then quickly switching to a negative pressure to produce a high expiratory flow rate and simulate a cough. It is known as ‘manual insufflation-exsufflation’ and can be applied via a mask, mouthpiece, endotracheal or tracheostomy tube.

Our free training will give you a basic understanding of using a Cough Assist Machine .

The course consists of :

  • Video Training
  • Questions and Answers
  • Assessment

Enhance your caregiving capabilities with our “Cough Assist Training” course, meticulously designed to equip healthcare professionals with essential techniques for effective respiratory support. This course provides comprehensive training on the use of cough assist devices, including hands-on practice and in-depth understanding of respiratory mechanics. You’ll learn how to safely and effectively aid patients in clearing their airways, a critical skill for those with compromised respiratory function. Our expert instructors will guide you through each step, ensuring you gain the confidence and proficiency needed to improve patient outcomes.

Joining this course means becoming part of a dedicated community focused on advancing respiratory care. Through interactive lessons and real-world scenarios, you’ll develop the skills to handle various respiratory conditions with expertise and care. Whether you’re new to respiratory support or looking to refine your techniques, this course offers valuable insights and practical knowledge that will enhance your caregiving practice. Elevate your professional skills and provide exceptional care to your patients by mastering the art of cough assist techniques.

Our course is set to run at your own pace. You will be studying on your own, when it is convenient for you, using the learning materials in this course. The learning content is organised into lessons and consists of a combination of the following:

  • text to read. Superscript numbers refer to references available
  • Downloadable resources
  • links to websites and downloadable information sheets/booklets that will help you to learn more about the topic being studied. These items are underlined and in italics throughout the course content.
  • videos.
  • quizzes.

You will find Key Points throughout the content. These are used to help you to consolidate essential facts and practice observations.

Once you have completed our basic guide to using the Cough Assist you will receive a certificate of completion.

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