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How to book
Use the course enquiry form on the right or call them on 0844 870 4237.
Training Course Details
About the course:
This course will enable the learner to have a basic understanding of feeding tubes, how they work and the care that their client will require to safely manage their feeding tube. The professional PEG Care and Tube Feeding training course covers the basics on correct feed and medication administration, nutrition via PEG tubes, management and general daily care of both the patient and the equipment:
• The purpose of NG or PEG feeding
• Indications for use specifically relating to nutrition and feeding
• Insertion and change procedures
• The procedures for feeding and administering medications
• Recognising, dealing with and reporting complications
• Care and maintenance
About the tutor:
Our Nasogastric/PEG Tube Care and Feeding training courses are delivered by subject matter experts within the field, this includes Registered Nurses. Our tutors are not only experienced within their clinical specialism but also adult education and teaching principles, meaning that their sessions are enjoyable, fun and informative.
About the attending delegates:
Our Nasogastric/PEG Tube Care and Feeding training course is suitable for a wide range of individuals including:
• Health and Social Care Workers
• Registered Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals
About the assessment and course achievement:
Our Nasogastric/PEG Tube Care and Feeding training course is able to provide evidence of achievement and competence. All attending delegates will have to successfully complete a knowledge and practical assessment before being awarded our certification valid for 2 years.