Stoma Care

The aim of this course is to teach learners the theoretical and practical knowledge so they feel comfortable and competent working around a stoma. You will also learn the importance of maintaining effective infection control and the underpinning of privacy, dignity and respect for the service user

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Stoma care course summarycolostomy-care-in-home-health-care

  • Understand the applied anatomy and physiology
  • Understand Infection control and prevention
  • Understand indications for a stoma
  • Understand the complications of a stoma
  • Learn how to fit, empty and remove a stoma

Learning outcomes

  • Learn how to keep accurate records
  • Understand the causes, needs and requirements of a stoma
  • Understand the importance of maintaining infection control standards


  • All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance