Stoma Care Training


This stoma care training course aims to teach staff the theoretical and practical knowledge so they feel comfortable and competent working around a stoma.

The course will teach delegates the correct technique and methods of changing a stoma bag, as well as giving them examples of the different types of stoma bags.

We will also teach the importance of maintaining effective infection control and the underpinning of privacy, dignity and respect for the service user.

The course is suitable for all levels of care staff.

The Stoma Care course was exciting, the trainer made the course fun to learn about. Fully inclusive learning pitched at right level for mixed a skill level group. Highly recommend!

Stoma Care Training Course Summary

  • Applied anatomy and physiology
  • Infection control and prevention
  • Indications for a stoma
  • Complications of a stoma
  • Fitting, emptying and removing
  • Privacy, dignity & respect
  • Practical session
  • Keeping accurate records

Stoma Training Learning Outcomes

On completion of this stoma care training course delegates will be able to demonstrate a much improved awareness of the reason being why people have a stoma and the associated needs and requirements of the individual.

We will ensure delegates understand the importance of maintaining infection control standards throughout their tasks and that they privacy, dignity and respect for the service user is maintained throughout.

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 clinical tutors, these are either Nurses or Doctors 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.


This course lasts approximately 3 hours.


Delegates will be issued with certificates of attendance valid for a period of 1 year.

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