About The Course

The Dysphagia Care course provides those who work with dysphagia patients an understanding of the condition and the risks associated with it. Learners will be able to recognise the signs of a swallowing dysfunction and how best to support patients with the condition.

Learners must demonstrate a willingness to learn and participate in all group activities, case studies and group discussions.
All learners will receive a certificate of completion
3 Hours, typical course times are 0930-1630.
The course can be delivered at locations to suit the client
A maximum of 15 learners per trainer are allowed


Key Features

The swallowing process
The complications of swallowing
Understanding dysphagia
Assessment and diagnosis
Working with professionals
Treatment and management of dysphagia
Nutritional support
Social and emotional impacts