Online training for care staff in Dysphagia and IDDSI

How to implement the new worldwide IDDSI Framework

Training designed by speech and language therapists

Dysphagia Care Provision in the context of the IDDSI framework

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This is the ideal training course for anyone working with people with dysphagia; from nurses, to care attendants, to catering staff, to service managers. It is reliable, expert-led, accredited and certified. The training provides a full explanation of how to use the IDDSI Framework to thicken liquids and determine food textures, as well as providing a wealth of information about recognising dysphagia, enhancing the mealtime environment, and following safe swallow recommendations.

If you are concerned about dysphagia safety or standards in your care setting, this is the course for you.

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Watch the video below for a taste of what the course offers.

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dysphagia care trainingDysphagia care training is a topic that arises daily in our care provision, even more so recently with the introduction of the IDDSI framework. Whether it’s a nursing home asking for training for all their staff members, or an individual looking to improve their dysphagia care skills, it’s so important to be able to access reliable, good quality advice and training. That’s where this course comes in.

This is a comprehensive, practical training course for anybody working with dysphagia. It is suitable for

  • Nurses
  • Care staff
  • Health care assistants
  • Home carers
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Dietitians
  • Allied health professionals

This online learning course is accredited by:

Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland, NMBIANMF Australian nursing and midwifery federation

A great course, really covered everything in the right level of detail, exactly what I needed to return to care work

8% of the world’s population have a swallowing difficulty
Research shows dysphagia training improves staff knowledge and confidence
Studies have shown some self-paced online training to be more effective than in-person training sessions
Carers have identified dysphagia care training as a top priority in their CPD needs

Useful printable resources are included with this interactive online course.
  • Certified, accredited online training in dysphagia care
  • Practical, useful information for everyday care
  • Suitable for nurses, health care assistants, home carers and AHPs
  • Includes full IDDSI framework explanation and demonstration
  • Self-paced, interactive learning
  • Globally applicable
  • Free printable resources throughout the course
  • A percentage of profits go towards dysphagia research
  • Presented by Speech and Language Therapists with 15+ years’ experience working with dysphagia

So useful and practical, one of the best courses I’ve done in a long time.

Perfect explanation of the IDDSI, the videos of all the different levels really helped me to learn, and some really useful resources.