Dysphagia Management

Dysphagia Management

Skills and knowledge to increase your understanding of swallowing difficulties (dysphagia) and skills on how to safely assist people with dysphagia.

Course Content

This training has an emphasis on understanding, awareness and skills to safely assist people who have difficulty swallowing.


  • explanation of dysphagia and its implications
  • signs and symptoms of dysphagia
  • modifying foods and fluids
  • positioning and feeding people with dysphagia
  • administering emergency first aid to a choking person
  • duty of care and person-centered practice
  • scope of worker role
  • hygiene and infection control.

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RTO No: 51960

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Work Placement

    Not applicable. This program suits students who are working in or seeking work in the community sector, or who are in a support role

  • Fee For Service

    Group or individual bookings available - enquire for pricing

  • Award

    Non-Accredited Training. Certificate of Attendance

  • Funding

    Not applicable