Catheter Care

This course is essential to all staff working with individuals who have either indwelling, super pubic catheters or individuals who self-catheterise, it provides essential knowledge to support dignity in catheter care as well as ensuring staff supporting individuals understand the importance of and strategies used to ensure effective hygiene and infection control

• Review and recap of the urinary system and the types of urinary incontinence
• The different types of catheters and catheter products
• Infection control and preventing catheter associated urinary tract infections
• Principles of effective catheter care including
• Record keeping in relation to catheter care

3hrs

The trainer will carry out an on-going assessment

All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance

The course can be delivered at locations to suit the client or at one of our training venues