Dysphagia and the IDDSI Framework 3hrs

Dysphagia and the IDDSI Framework 3hrs

DIDDSI | Qualification and credit framework HSC 2014

This course contributes toward the recommended guided learning hours, you should carry out practice reflection, document and attach subsequent evidence from this training.

CIS Standard 8


This course is aimed at learners who support individuals with nutritional
needs specifically those with dysphagia. The course will focus on either adults or younger people depending on the needs of the service.

Who should attend?

Staff who are planning care and /or  care support workers responsible for reporting to their line managers .

Proposed Learner Outcomes - The worker must be able to
  • What is dysphagia
  • The impact on the individual
  • Why IDDSI ?
  • The IDDSI framework in detail
  • Resources and tools
  • IDDSI National descriptors
  • Levels 3-7 for modified diets
  • Evaluation and assessment
How many candidates may attend?
This training is not limited in staff attendance.

Equivalent Relevant information

1. Certificates are issued for each learners and if dated, are valid to that period. N.B Learners attending
must complete the entire duration of the training to qualify for a certificate.
2. A learner assessment may be required post training for audit and PDP purposes.


Registration details are kept by us for Seven years and are legal documents. It is important to register in block capitals clearly on the day.

How to book your course

Please call us on 0208 144 9491. You can also submit our online booking enquiry form too.

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