Urinary Catheter Insertion – Competency Based (Intermediate)

KWSH-CLIN-I-009

Course Overview

COURSE DESCRIPTION / AIMS

This course provides Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses the knowledge and skills to perform female urinary catheterisation, care of clients with indwelling catheter and strategies to prevent Catheter Associated Urine Tract Infection (CAUTI).

 

COURSE OBJECTIVES

By the end of this course, the learners will be able to:

  • state the indications of urinary catheterisation
  • perform patient assessment prior to urine catheter insertion
  • identify risk factors involved in catheterisation
  • demonstrate urinary catheterisation using aseptic technique
  • perform patient education related to the care and maintenance of urinary catheter

 

COURSE OUTLINE

  1. Indications of urinary catheterisation
  2. Catheter types and sizes
  3. Patient assessment
  4. Risk factors
  5. Insertion of urinary catheter
  6. Patient education

 

Please Note:

A minimum of 75% attendance will be required for you to complete the programme and receive your certificate.

Target Participants

Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses

Course Details

Date/ Time

4-5 February 2021

31 March – 1 April 2021

5-6 August 2021

7-8 October 2021

Time: 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM

Venue

Parkway College

168 Jalan Bukit Merah, Tower 3, #02-05

Singapore 150168

Course Trainers

KWSH is delivering the course in partnership with Parkway College.

Cynthia Ngian

Senior Lecturer, Parkway College of Nursing and Allied Health

Ms Cynthia Ngian is a senior lecturer in Parkway College of Nursing and Allied Health with over 24 years of experience in the healthcare and education industry. She holds a master’s in education (Curriculum and Teaching) (2016) and a Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing), Australia (2002). Prior to joining Parkway College, Ms Cynthia worked in Nanyang Polytechnic as a lecturer and Changi General Hospital as a senior staff nurse. Her area of specialization includes patient care, health assessment, communication and academic teaching and curriculum planning, evaluation, and revision. She also has related experience as a care provider and in teaching urine catheter insertion, catheter care and patient education.

Course Fees: $520.00 (excluding GST)

Prevailing course fee subsidy at 90% for Singaporeans/ PRs and 45% for foreign staff working in
eligible community care organisations.

Please register for the course via AIC Learning Management System (LMS 2.0).

Contact us:

(65) 6422-1300
CTI@kwsh.org.sg

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