SEPSIS Awareness

Cost: £5.00+VAT

Welcome to our SEPSIS Awareness online Training. Upon completion, you will receive a certificate of completion. The course duration is approximately 1 hour and will earn you 1 CPD point. You have 6 months from the date of purchase to finish this training.

This module covers various topics related to SEPSIS Awareness online training module:

1. Introduction to Sepsis:
• Definition and clinical significance of sepsis
• Epidemiology and prevalence in the UK
• Impact of sepsis on patient outcomes

2. Pathophysiology:
• Understanding the underlying mechanisms and progression of sepsis
• Sepsis cascade and the immune response
• Recognition of systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS)

3. Early Identification and Assessment:
• Recognizing signs and symptoms of sepsis
• Use of validated screening tools (e.g., NEWS2) for assessing sepsis risk
• Importance of prompt assessment and escalation of care

4. Sepsis Management:
• Immediate interventions for sepsis, including oxygen therapy, fluid resuscitation, and antibiotic administration
• Goal-directed therapy and monitoring
• Collaboration with multidisciplinary teams for optimal patient care

5. Communication and Documentation:
• Effective communication with patients, their families, and colleagues about sepsis
• Importance of accurate and timely documentation of sepsis assessment and management

6. National Guidelines and Protocols:
• Familiarization with national guidelines, such as the Sepsis Trust and National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines
• Implementation of sepsis care bundles and protocols

7. Patient Safety and Quality Improvement:
• Understanding the impact of sepsis on patient safety
• Strategies for improving sepsis identification and management

8. Case Studies and Interactive Scenarios.

The learning outcomes are:

1. Understand the definition and clinical significance of sepsis.
2. Recognize the signs and symptoms of sepsis and understand the importance of early identification.
3. Understand the pathophysiology of sepsis and the underlying mechanisms involved.
4. Be familiar with national guidelines and protocols for sepsis management.
5. Learn the appropriate assessment tools and techniques for identifying sepsis risk.
6. Understand the importance of prompt and appropriate interventions for sepsis, including oxygen therapy, fluid resuscitation, and antibiotic administration.
7. Develop effective communication skills with patients, their families, and colleagues regarding sepsis.
8. Understand the role of multidisciplinary collaboration in sepsis management.
9. Learn about patient safety considerations and strategies for improving sepsis identification and management.
10. Apply knowledge and skills through interactive case studies and scenarios.
11. Access and utilize relevant resources and references for ongoing learning and reference.

We hope you find this module informative and beneficial for your professional development in SEPSIS Awareness online training module.

If you need more information about this course, please contact Train Healthcare directly at 0208 3266 704 or email
Please note that refunds are not available for online training purchases.

Nursing and Midwife Council's (CPD Points).

It is necessary to complete 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points) of relevant CPD within the three-year period since your last registration renewal or since joining the register.
Of these 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points), a minimum of 20 hours (20 Nursing CPD Points), should be dedicated to participatory learning, which involves engaging in activities that facilitate interaction with other professionals.