Catheter Care Training
This catheter care training course is aimed at care staff responsible for the day to day care and welfare of individuals who have a catheter in situ.
The course aims to improve delegates knowledge of urinary catheterisation and the associated risks and their roles and responsibilities.
It will teach delegates how to correctly handle, empty and change catheter bags and how to maintain effective infection control.
This course focussed on the care of catheters only, for the actual procedure please check our our Catheterisation Training course.
Catheter Care Training Course Summary
- What is a urinary catheter
- Advantages/disadvantages of urinary catheters
- Reasons for catheterisation
- Importance of effective infection control
- How to handle, empty and change catheter bag
- Troubleshooting common issues
- Awareness of fluid balance
- Effective record keeping
- Privacy, dignity and respect
Where Do You Deliver The Catheter Care Training?
We can cover the whole of the UK, we also have our own venues in the Midlands and London. We are also able to deliver theory only sessions virtually using Zoom.
How Do You Deliver The Training?
We will deliver the catheter care training at your premises for a group of up to 12 delegates, we also offer open courses for individuals which can be booked below if available.
Who Is This Catheter Care Training For?
This training is for anyone working within the health and social care sector.
How Many Can Attend Training?
We will run this course for a maximum of 12 delegates – however for larger groups we can either provide multiple trainers on the same day or run multiple days to get everyone trained.
Who Will Conduct The Training?
One of our expert tutors, these all come with an abundance of clinical and complex care experience and knowledge – so you’ll be in great hands!
We will let you know who is doing the training in advance, you can check out their skills and experience by finding them on our meet the team page.
DURATIONThis course lasts approximately 3 hours.
CERTIFICATIONDelegates will be issued with a certificate of attendance which is valid for a period of one year.