The Complex Bowel Care course covers the skills and knowledge required for those who provide personal support as part of routine care. It includes information on normal stool appearance; how to identify symptoms which require action, timing of intervention (how long before action is taken) and the type of action required.
The following units will be included in your certificate:
There are no entry requirements for this course.
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.
This certificate does not require renewal
Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include:
Performance tasks – Administration of a microlax enema and suppository, using simulation.
Theory assessment – Written assessment consisting of a case study, multiple-choice and short-answer questions.