Online Oral Care Level 1 (VTQ) Training Videos

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Taught by Keith Sleightholm
Video Playtime: 1 hour and 3 minutes
English English
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  • 24/7 on-demand video
  • Access on mobile
  • SCORM Ready! Works with your LMS
  • Endorsed by Skills for Care
  • 2.0 hrs CPD
  • Instant printable wall certificate
  • Weekly refresher video
  • Expiration reminder
  • Student manual

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Oral Care Level 1 (VTQ) At a Glance

  • Understanding the special considerations involved in looking after someone's teeth
  • Covers different special needs groups
  • Looks at the needs of the elderly, Dementia patients and people with learning difficulties.
  • Understand Epilepsy and oral care
  • Learn about the conditions of the Oral Cavity

Welcome to your Oral Care training course. We begin with a short introduction to the course itself and your trainer Samantha Glover before we look at the role dental professionals play. You will learn the anatomy of the tooth and the correct dental terminology, as well as dental consent.

In this section, you will learn about oral health. We look at the conditions that can affect the oral cavity and how diet plays a part in oral health, as well as the importance of good oral hygiene, including brushing and problems that can occur such as cancer and gum disease.

In this section, you will learn how to assist a person with Dementia with their oral care, including visiting the dentist, caring for dentures, diet, and diabetes.

People with learning disabilities, or physical and learning disabilities often need assistance with their oral care. In this section, you will learn about the conditions of the oral cavity you may encounter, including epilepsy and its effects.

Finally, we look at dental trauma, and how to provide first aid following a dental injury.

In the summary, you will find important information on how to complete your final test, and print your certificate of completion and other course resources.