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Online Introduction to Gastrostomy Support


Online training module in supporting a client with a gastrostomy or other enteral tube



This course is an introduction to gastrostomy and enteral support, including:

  • Dysphagia
  • Types of enteral tubes
  • Enteral nutrition
  • Medication via an enteral tube
  • Client support
  • Stoma care
  • Possible complications
  • Documentation


This training is an introduction only and does not provide competency for client support.

Program Benefits

  • Online training allows you to learn at your own pace when and wherever you choose
  • Theory and video demonstrations
  • Assists in building a skilled workforce

Target Audience

  • Support workers and care workers in community support settings

Learning Outcomes

  • Participants will have the underpinning knowledge as a foundation for client specific training in the workplace
  • Certificate of Completion

Terms and Conditions

  • Log-in details will be sent to the email address entered as part of the online booking process
  • Enrolment is complete when successful payment has been received
  • There are no refunds once payment has been processed
  • Access to the online course is for 6 (six) months from enrolment date

Upcoming Programs

Name Course Start Date Course End Date Cost
Online Introduction to Gastrostomy Support July - Dec 2021 01/07/2021 30/12/2021 $55.00