Catheterisation

£10.00


Method of study: Online

Qualification: 1 CPD Point

Duration: 1 Hour (or at your own pace)


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Catheterisation is an operation designed to help drain out the bladder and collect its urine through a tube called a Catheter. Our online Catheterisation Course, designed for both RGN’s & Care Staff will cover both theoretical and practical elements. Course attendees will be familiar with reasons for catheterisation, the equipment selection and the processes involved by the end of the course.

  • Definitions & methods of catheterisation
  • Differences between supra-pubic & urethra catheters
  • Advantages/disadvantages of urinary catheters
  • Reasons for catheterisation
  • Male/female anatomy
  • Male catheterisation procedure (theory)
  • Female catheterisation procedure (theory)
  • Post procedure catheter positioning
  • Post procedure check list
  • Record keeping