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Tracheostomy Trainer Pack

Tracheostomy Management trainer pack is well suited to staff competent in this skill and have experience facilitating in- house training. For staff with little or no experience in training why not have a look at our range of Train the Trainer Courses we provide. Our Tracheostomy Management trainer pack is well researched and developed for ease of use.

Our Tracheostomy Management trainer pack is not for resale or commercial use.Our pack is flexible in that you can have additional slides added for example your areas policies and procedures and/or documentation as well as your company logo. Once altered we are unable to accept responsibility for content added. In order to purchase this pack for in-house training you must be a CQC registered organisation. Any questions please get in touch with the team before purchase as we can not issue refunds once products have been sent electronically or by post.

Tracheostomy Management

Tracheostomy is a surgical opening in the trachea. Tracheostomies are becoming increasingly common place both within the acute setting and the community.  As a result of this there is an expectation of increased knowledge and more advanced nursing and healthcare skills caring for these patients. This tracheostomy care training course aims to familiarise students with the reasons for tracheostomy and will raise awareness and ensure staff have sufficient knowledge to work safely around them.

Tracheostomy Management Trainer Materials – Electronic Version

  • Tracheostomy Management Powerpoint presentation
  • Course Handouts
  • Course Assessment Paper
  • Student Evaluation Form
  • Course Certificate Template
  • Lesson Plan Template
  • Trainer support information
  • Course Register Template
  • Video on Tracheostomy Management


  • Legislation and National Guidelines
  • Principles of Consent for Treatment
  • Risk Assessment
  • History of Tracheostomy
  • Tracheostomy and its Indications
  • Techniques for Performing Tracheostomy
  • Review of Anatomy and Physiology
  • Tracheostomy: Contraindications, Advantages and Disadvantages
  • Post Operative Management
  • Complications of Tracheostomy
  • Types of Tracheostomy Tubes
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Humidification
  • Care of Tracheostomy
  • Suctioning
  • Tracheobronchial Suctioning
  • Types of Tracheal Suctioning
  • Patient Assessment
  • Equipment for Suctioning
  • Hazards of Suctioning
  • Tracheostomy Suction Preparation
  • Tracheostomy Stoma Care
  • Tracheostomy Emergencies
  • Accidental Decannulation
  • Emergency Tracheostomy Management
  • Tracheostomy Removal
  • Factors that affect Communication
  • Contraindications for Speaking Valve use
  • Factors that may affect swallowing
  • Documentation and Record Keeping
  • Knowledge and Skills Competency


On successful purchase, trainers will be authorised to use the trainer pack with one year on-going trainer support to enable them to train learners confidently. Trainers will be able to provide both in-house and external training to their learners using this pack. Trainers will be able to produce unlimited certificates and deliver a course and certificate their learners. You are able to self-print certificates, workbooks and handouts, etc.