This stand-alone study day is for qualified nurses and is designed to enable practitioners to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to safely perform male urethral catheterisation & catheter-management. The workshop allows candidates the opportunity to practice on anatomical models, but it does not include an assessment of competence. The practitioner will require a period of supervised practice and formal assessment of competence in his/her own clinical work setting.
The workshop will include:
This stand-alone study day is for qualified nurses only.
Applicants must be proficient in spoken and written English.
The session will include facilitated practice of urethral catheterisation, using appropriate anatomical models and mannequins. Practitioners and commissioners are advised that the module does not include any formal assessment of clinical competence - those undertaking the course need to be aware of their own professional responsibilities and that they may be required to undergo a period of supervised practice and formal assessment of competence, in their own clinical work-setting.