Health Professional Earwax Removal Training - Healthscreen UK (2023)

This CPD-certified course equips healthcare professionals with the necessary skillset to perform earwax removal using three different methods. The comprehensive training programme provides participants with the expertise required to confidently offer earwax removal services both to the general public and in the workplace. By enrolling in this course, you can enhance your professional skillset with theoretical and practical learning that will enable you to perform the procedures safely and effectively.

Main Benefits

We’re committed to providing you with a comprehensive training experience that sets you up for safe, confident practice. Our course offers a range of benefits, including:

  • Training in multiple methods: Our course covers not just one, but three professional earwax removal methods, ensuring you have a well-rounded skillset that meets the diverse needs of patients.
  • Hands-on experience: We understand that practice makes perfect. That’s why we provide valuable field training on real-life patients to help you develop the confidence and capability needed for effective practice.
  • Community for support: At Meduc8ion, we believe that community is essential in any profession. That’s why we offer an organised group of professionals who are willing to answer any questions you might have, helping you to build valuable connections and further develop your skills.
  • Continuing Professional Development: Our Earwax Removal Course offers 17 CPD hours, giving you the opportunity to develop and demonstrate your skills and knowledge to current and prospective employers.
  • Regular course availability: With two courses per month, you can easily find a training date that fits your schedule, allowing you to advance your career without disrupting your work or personal commitments.
  • Personalised attention: We train small, dedicated groups of 4-5 people at a time, giving you personalised attention from our experienced trainers and ensuring you receive the support you need to succeed.
  • Impressive pass rate: Our course has a remarkable pass rate of 98%, which underscores our commitment to providing high-quality training and preparing you for success.

Who is this course suitable for?

Our Earwax Removal Training Course is tailored to healthcare professionals of all experience levels working in the clinical field. It is an ideal fit for:

  • Audiologists
  • Hearing aid dispensers
  • ENT specialists
  • General Practitioners
  • Physician Associates
  • Nurses
  • Allied Healthcare Professionals
  • Pharmacists
  • Occupational Health Technicians
  • Hearing Care Assistants

Whether you’re a seasoned ENT specialist or a newly qualified occupational health technician, our comprehensive training and hands-on experience will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to confidently perform earwax removal procedures. If you’re unsure whether this course is right for you, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 01455 245740. Our team of experts will be more than happy to advise you and answer any questions you may have.

Training Programme

Our Earwax Removal Training Course is a two-day programme. Here’s an overview of what each day entails:

Day 1 – Theory:

On the first day of the course, you’ll dive into the theoretical foundations of earwax removal. Topics covered include:

  • Introduction
  • Statistics
  • Ear anatomy, common disorders, and earwax
  • Cerumenolytics
  • Consent and documentation procedures
  • Comparison of earwax removal methods
  • Medico-legal issues and studies on risks associated with microsuction

Day 2 – Field Practice:

The second day of the course is where you’ll get hands-on experience putting theory into practice. You’ll have the opportunity to develop your skills and gain confidence in performing otoscopy, irrigation, and manual instrument usage on real-life patients requiring earwax removal. Our small group sizes and excellent trainer-to-trainee ratio ensure that you receive personalised attention and guidance throughout your training.


Heidi Tanton

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Heidi is a highly experienced audiology professional who has a passion for teaching safe and efficient hearing care practices. She graduated with a first-class degree in BSc (Hons) Healthcare Science (Audiology) from the University of Leeds, where she gained extensive hands-on experience alongside her theoretical knowledge. With a background in hearing aid dispensing and clinical audiology, Heidi has worked for both Boots and Novus Health Ltd. She now runs her own hearing aid dispensing business while also lending her expertise to the Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) sector on weekends. At Meduc8ion, Heidi brings her wealth of experience to train healthcare professionals in the latest methods of earwax removal.

Tyler Woolman

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With her expertise as a registered Audiologist, Hearing Aid Dispenser, and Earwax Removal Specialist, Tyler Bennett has an unparalleled level of knowledge in the field of hearing care. Not only is she highly skilled in the clinical aspect of audiology, but she’s also an exceptional trainer. Her passion for sharing her expertise and helping others, as well as her approachable and engaging teaching style, have earned her recognition and respect from our delegates. She is committed to delivering the highest quality training and education to healthcare professionals looking to enhance their audiology knowledge and skills.

Donna Newitt

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Donna Newitt is an accomplished and highly skilled Healthcare Assistant with over 20 years of experience in the field of earwax removal. Her extensive expertise and knowledge make her an invaluable member of our team. Donna is passionate about providing safe, effective, and efficient earwax removal services to patients and she strives to impart that same level of care and professionalism to her trainees. She works across all our hearing care clinics, in addition to leading the ACHE contract on behalf of the Leicestershire NHS Primary Care Trust. As one of our most experienced earwax removal specialists, Donna is committed to sharing her knowledge and practical skills with our students and helping them to become confident and competent practitioners in their own right.


The course will provide all of the equipment required to perform the different methods of ear wax removal in which you will be trained:

  • Ear Irrigator
  • Microsuction Unit
  • Zoellner Pen Suction Tubes
  • Irrigator Tips x100
  • Head Loupes
  • Otoscope
  • Aluminium Ear Tank
  • Ear Speculum x5
  • Gloves x100
  • Disposable Apron x100
  • Jobson Horne Probes
  • Forceps
  • Thermometer


The initial day of the Earwax Removal Course will take place at our headquarters situated in Hinckley, Leicestershire. The address for the location is as follows:

6 New Buildings
LE10 1HW

During the following day, you will be given hands-on experience at our busiest hearing centre, which can be found at:
13 King St
LE10 1QT
This opportunity will enable you to put into practice the knowledge and skills acquired on the first day in an authentic environment, under the supervision of our experienced team.


We recognise the importance of securing dependable insurance coverage to safeguard your practice and provide a sense of security. Considering this, we offer economical insurance alternatives that you can opt for after finishing the course. Our team will be pleased to assist you in navigating the process and selecting the coverage that is best suited to your specific requirements.


At Meduc8ion, our priority is your success in your training, which is why our instructor will closely collaborate with you during the course to ensure that you are proficient and confident in conducting earwax removal procedures. Upon successfully demonstrating the necessary level of competence, you will be granted an official Meduc8ion certificate that confirms your capability to perform earwax removal safely and effectively, as well as a personalised CPD certificate with confirmation of attendance and proficiency.
It is important to note that attendance alone does not guarantee certification. In case your trainer believes that you require additional practice, they may propose extra training sessions to help you attain the required skill level.

Leads for Future Work

Our Earwax Removal Specialists website (found here) creates ear wax removal enquiries all over the UK. You will be allocated an area within which we can provide you with earwax removal clients.

We provide an option of linking our diary system to yours in order to allocate work whenever you are available and require it. We also offer confirmation of when you can attend the client via call/text.

Pricing and Payment

We provide our Earwax Removal Course at an affordable price of £1250, which covers two full days of training along with lunch and all the necessary equipment. Alternatively, you have the option of purchasing the complete set of equipment from us for an additional £1200 to take with you after the course, resulting in a total price of £2450. Moreover, we are pleased to offer interest-free monthly payment plans to make the course fee more manageable for you.

We understand that some of our participants may require overnight accommodation, and we would be happy to assist you in locating suitable options.

Please ensure that you review our terms and conditions, which are accessible by clicking here.

Book Your Spot

To reserve your place, please click here and select an available date that is suitable for you on the calendar provided.
If you have any queries or prefer to book your spot through phone or email, our expert team is at your disposal. You can reach us via email at or by phone on 01455 245 740, during our business hours from 9:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.

Course Reviews:

‘I found the course much more in-depth and informative than the previous training I had via NHS! I am pleased I could practice on real patients, too! I feel much more confident now than I did at the beginning of the course. Thank you!’

– Sarah Deamer


‘I am so happy I chose you for my earwax removal training. The best, most useful, and unique part is treating patients. Yes, it was daunting, but it gave me so much confidence! Heidi is a great teacher and clinician. I passed this course because of her teaching skills and patience. Thanks! Thanks! Thanks!’

-Imran Bhati


‘An excellent comprehensive course led by great tutors who made me feel at ease. A good range of patients and good equipment. Thank you so much!’

-Victoria Fox


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