Our Catheterisation training course is designed for staff wanting to update both their theory and practical skills in catheterisation.

Urinary catheterisation is a medical procedure used to drain and collect urine from the bladder. By the end of the Catheterisation training course attendees will be familiar with reasons for catheterisation, the equipment selection and the processes involved with male, female and supra pubic catheterisation.

Please note: A competency framework is included in this training. Competency is achieved in the workplace following the training. Each procedure needs to be signed off by a qualified, senior member of staff. The completed document can then be used to identify the individuals’ competence.

Learning Objectives

Our Catheterisation Training is just one of the many clinical training courses offered by Acute Training Solutions. Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include

  • Definitions and methods of catheterisation
  • Understand the advantages and risks of urethral and suprapubic catheterisation
  • Indications for urethral and suprapubic catheterisation
  • Contraindications to catheterisation Urological anatomy and physiology male and female
  • Post procedure catheter positioning
  • Post procedure check list
  • Daily care of catheter systems including record keeping
  • Male and/or female and/or supra pubic catheterisation procedure (theory and practical session)
  • Applied practical workstation and simulated practical assessment
  • Ethical and legal responsibilities
  • Competency framework and theory test

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We understand that your reputation is built on the quality of your staff and training will ultimately play a fundamental part in their approach to caring for others. To find out how Acute can help you, please email us at enquiries@acutetrainingsolutions.co.uk, or contact us using the methods below:

02920 494 969

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Level: 2

Max attendees: 15

Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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I think that the thorough anatomy and physiology given at the beginning of the course was priceless.