Ear Wax Management

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Offers practical advice and strategies to optimise management of patients with excess ear wax or a foreign body. 

Course Content:

  • Ear examination with an otoscope, headlight and specula
  • Identify ear wax blockage (cerumen impaction) - safely remove and proceed with treatment
  • Safely perform ear wax removal – ear suction, scooping

Included in cost:

  • Teaching by experienced clinicians
  • Hands on skills practice
  • Small group teaching – max group 6 per instructor

This course is suitable for GPs, registrars, audiologists and nurses with recent clinical practice. Over the course of 3.5 hours (8:30 am - 12:00 pm) a maximum group of up to 12 people (1 instructor per 6 participants) will participate in small group scenarios. The session is RACGP certified (QI&CME CAT 2, 8 points) and can be ASA accredited for Audiologists (Audoligists can submit for accreditation). The course costs $275 + booking fee.

 

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