Ear care


Study day: Ear care

Practice ear examination skills in a safe environment using models. The day will consist of comprehensive lectures with visual aids. There will be opportunities to examine ears under supervision and you will also be able to see and try out the different types of equipment available for ear syringing.

Course content includes:

  • Anatomy and physiology of the ear
  • Indications and contraindications
  • Medico-legal aspects of ear syringing
  • Examination of the ear
  • How to syringe an ear
  • Maintaining equipment
  • Opportunity to try out equipment


Who is this study day for? Healthcare practitioners working with clients with ear problems.

Study day code: CD0012N

Location: St George’s, University of London

Pattern of Delivery: 1 day

Course dates:*
(9.30am – 4.30pm)

  • 17 October 2017
  • 22 November 2017
  • 21 March 2018
  • 11 July 2018

*Dates may change

Fee: £145

Study day leader: Kirsty Armstrong