PEG Feeding Course

(Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Feeding) 

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Introductory offer – $80 per person

24th March 9:30am-1pm

23 April 5pm-8:30pm

Payment plans available

Overview

Working Confidently with PEG Tubes

Employers are increasingly looking for staff who have the skills and knowledge to support clients with complex support needs such as PEG (percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy) feeding

What the session covers:

  • What a PEG tube is
  • Reasons why a PEG tube may be inserted
  • Methods of administering nutrition and hydration via PEG tube
  • The wider care team
  • Care of the stoma site
  • Psychosocial impacts and considerations for holistic care for a client with a PEG tube
  • The importance of oral hygiene
  • Risk management, troubleshooting and problem-solving
  • Short theory Knowledge Test and demonstration of practical competency

Boost your employability with this highly sought after technical competency:

  • Small group training which gives lots of opportunities for practice and to have your questions answered
  • Use real equipment to practice your new skills
  • Work confidently with clients with complex support needs

This training will give you the confidence to safely provide support for clients who have a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube.

Please note: the PEG feeding course has limited capacity. To secure your spot please call 1800 86 81 81

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“I recently completed the Cert III Individual Support and having no previous experience I was given a job within days of finishing placement. I could not ask for a better company and trainers to get me through!”

    Erin K, CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home & Community) Graduate

    “I’m studying my Cert IV in Disability with EmployEase. The Trainers are so flexible with studying around existing work and family life.”

    Ross C, CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability Graduate

     “I qualified with my Cert III in Individual Support last year and gained employment where I did my placement. This course and the team at EmployEase changed me and my children’s future. Thank you so much.”

    Mell M, Cert III Individual Support Graduate

     “I learned so much from my training with EmployEase. I not only gained valuable industry knowledge a passion for an industry I now love. Thank you for helping me find direction in my work life.”

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