PEG Feeding Training or Gastrostomy Feeding may be familiar terms however there is also Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy, Gastrostomy Tube Training or PEG Tube training. This is by far one of our most popular courses! Students love our PEG Tube Training because of the practical element. Because we do classroom competency Managers love the PEG Feed Training.
Let us know which machine your staff are familiar with and we will try our best to bring the same one. The PEG Care Training Course is suitable for staff who are completely new to Gastrostomy Tubes or are experienced staff simply in need of a refresher.
Courses can be adapted based on your training needs therefore PEG Training is a enjoyable and engaging. Most importantly make sure your staff are trained get in touch! You can check out our how to book page or our contact us page to get your questions answered fast!
Our PEG Feeding Training covers the following:
The purpose of PEG feeding
Conditions which may require a PEG
Indications and contra-indications of PEG Tubes
The procedures for feeding and administering medications via PEG Tubes
Recognising, dealing with and reporting complications
The care and maintenance of enteral feeding tubes
Procedures for effective mouth care for when a patient is PEG fed
Documentation and record keeping
PEG Pump Practical session
Lasts approximately 3 hours
Competency framework & training record sign off – This will need to be discussed in advance as the time required will depend on class sizes. We will always make sure you get the most cost effective training to meet your needs.
In addition to the above content the PEG Feeding Training will answer questions such as:
I have heard of a MIC-KEY Button PEG (mickey button) but what is it?
What to do if a PEG Tube falls out?
The PEG Tube is blocked, what should I do?
Rather than blocking the PEG Feeding Tube how can it be prevented?
I think the PEG Tube is leaking, what action do I take?
What is buried bumper syndrome?
Flushing a PEG Tube, what does that mean and how do I do it?
Unlike care training providers that provide theory only PEG Feeding Training our students love the chance to use the PEG Pumps.
In conclusion to the above information – our PEG Feeding Training can be booked easily, students really enjoy it and it is PRACTICAL!
Call now to book your Gastrostomy Training (01782) 903218. Help is just a phone call away.
The course lasts approx 3 hours
You will receive a certificate of attendance which is valid for 12 months.
Frameworks used in Mapping
We will be updating this section to include how we map our courses against Local and National Policies
Trainer Downloadable Presentation
Student Feedback Form
Student Statement Form
Lesson Plan Template
Training Poster for Staff Room/Email attachment
Trainer support information
Reflection Template – Excellent for Revalidation but can be used by all staff
Trainer resource pack will be an excellent support to a trainer who facilitates training in house. The Trainer pack containers everything you will need to begin you own in-house training. You will be able to adapt and edit the resource pack to make it more bespoke to your area of work and this will assist delegates to bridge the gap between theory and practice.
At The Care Training Company Ltd we strongly recommend that you are both competent in the skill and to train staff before purchasing our trainer packs.
We have training courses available and please feel free to get in touch and we will be more than happy to help with any questions.
The packs are non-refundable so if you have any questions please get in touch before purchasing.
Train the Trainer
Pre-course material will be sent out 1 month before course date.
Within this material delegates will be expected to of completed necessary sections to participate within the course. The portfolio of evidence will be built up before, during and after the course. A micro teach will be filmed on the last day. Peer and self-assessments will be part of the assessment process. Reflective diary and action plan. The portfolio of evidence can be handed in up to 6 months after the final day of the course.
The portfolio will be both subject and training evidence.
Face to Face – The coursework must be completed before the assessment day. A final copy can be submitted after training. Assessment is role play, discussion, microteach, coursework. Certificate is valid for 3 years.
Distance – Support via email/calls with a clinical trainer through-out your study time and afterwards. Assessment is coursework and video microteach. Certificate is valid for 3 years