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.
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.
DURATIONThis course lasts approximately 3 hours.
CERTIFICATIONDelegates will be issued with certificates of attendance valid for a period of 1 year.