Implantable Devices

Some patients require alternative amplification devices to the hearing aids routinely fitted. These alternatives are generally implantable devices. This micro skills course from NHS Health Education England will explain them and how we select them for a patient in preference to other devices.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
NHS Health Education England

What will I learn?

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  1. Describe the different types of implantable devices;
  2. Recognise when an implantable device would be of benefit;
  3. Explain what audiological and medical checks should be made to ensure the implantation of the device is appropriate

Course provided in association with


  • This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
  • Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
  • This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.