Victorian Continence Resource Centre
16 Martin Street
Heidelberg VIC 3084
This six (6) hour program aims to provide Division 1 Registered Nurses and Division 2 Nurses with the theory and the psychomotor skills required to insert suprapubic (SPC) and indwelling urethral catheters (IDC).
This program provides 6 CPD points.
Competency testing & policy guidelines will be provided to participants.
Competency in Aseptic technique is a prerequisite to participation in this Workshop.
There will be a handbook provided and training products supplied. Lunch is supplied.
At the completion of this program the participants will be expected to:
- Define the structures of the male and female lower urinary tract.
- Describe the clinical indications and contraindications for urethral/suprapubic catheterisation on a manikin.
- Outline the nursing care to be provided post catheter insertion.
- Perform a male and female urethral and suprapubic catheterisation.
Places are limited so register and book your place