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Courses

PEG Care

Course Description

This course provides the essential information for all staff working with and providing care to individuals with a PEG (percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy) it looks as good PEG care as well as wider support needs around nutritional care for the individual.

Course Outline

  • Explain what we mean by nutritional support and parenteral nutrition
  • Overview of the three main types of nutritional support
  • Daily care and support needs of individuals with a PEG
  • Look at the administration of medicines through a PEG including BAPEN guidance
  • Dealing with difficulties and problem solving

Course Duration

3hrs

Assessment

The trainer will carry out an on-going assessment.

Certification

All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.

Location

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