AUDIOLOGY ASSISTANT BASIC CERTIFICATE COURSE

Posted by admingwen on September 25, 2019

AUDIOLOGY ASSISTANT BASIC CERTIFICATE COURSE

Sep 25th - All Day
Sep 26th - All Day
Sep 27th - All Day

NORTH WEST SCHOOL OF AUDIOLOGY - AUDIOLOGY ASSISTANT BASIC CERTIFICATE COURSE
2019/2020
This course aims to provide the underpinning knowledge and understanding that is required by an Audiology Assistant and Dispensing Assistant.
(NHS Agenda for change pay band 2 or 3 staff/ Apprenticeship levels 2 or 3)

The Course will be held in the North West Region at Trafford General Hospital and will consist of 12 theoretical and practical days over 4 modules plus 2 revision and examination days in total.

Dates for 2019 and 2020
September 25th—27th Anatomy, Physiology and pathology of the ear
November 20th—22nd—Acoustics, causes and disability of hearing loss, tinnitus
December 9th—11th—Audiometry and diagnostic tests of hearing
January 20th -22nd—Hearing aids, impression taking, rehabilitation
February 24th—25th— Revision day and written and practical examination

The total cost of this course is £1700, this includes theoretical and practical assessments. Candidates that wish to attend selected days or specific modules only, may be able to do at a cost of £150 per day.

The practical assessment can be taken the following year if needed.  Any previous course attendees can apply to take the practical assessment following completion of the workbook. Please contact for cost.

Place will be available on payment of fees. Closing Date:  31st August 2019. Please ring if you are unsure about securing funding prior to the closing date.

Application form may be downloaded here.

For further information please contact:
Kathryn Lewis
(Hon Secretary NWSA) e-mail: Kathryn.lewis@mft.nhs.uk/ or  kathrynlewis@nhs.net
Audiology Department, Withington Community Hospital, Nell Lane, West Didsbury, Manchester, M20 2LR

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