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Nursing, Midwifery & Health Professions

Leg Ulcer - Chronic and Complex Wounds
HEE funded masterclass


Course overview

2021: date to be confirmed

This practical interactive masterclass is aimed at registered healthcare professionals. It will develop and enhance your knowledge of assessing and managing the venous leg ulceration. After an overview of related understanding theory you have the opportunity to undertake a practical session related to managing venous leg ulceration.


Course details

What you study

The masterclass content includes:

  • the causes of leg ulceration
  • associated costs and statistics
  • the anatomy and physiology of the arterial and venous system
  • assessing and diagnosing ulcer aetiology
  • managing leg ulceration through a selection of clinical case studies
  • a pathway for the holistic management of venous leg ulceration
  • developing clinical skills – ABPI, compression therapy and hosiery.


Entry requirements

Entry requirements

HEE Funded
To access a HEE funded place you must be a non-medical employee and your organisation and CWD lead must approve your application for workforce needs before the start of the masterclass.

To access this on a self-funding basis you must pay the fee before the start of the masterclass through the online shop.



2020/21 entry

Fee for UK/EU applicants:

  • Length: 1 day
  • Monday 20 January 2020

Apply online