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Enteral Nutrition – Assisting with PEG feeding

Overview

At a glance

This short one hour course introduces the role of Enteral Nutrition (EN), indications for EN support, the management and general care of gastrostomy tubes, and assistance with tube feeding Total cost of this course is $25 via PayPal link.  Direct access to the course is at  http://cpheonline.cqu.edu.au/.

Delivery Mode Distance
Availability Distance Education
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study


This is a one hour course completed online.

Professional Recognition

Successful completion of this course is awarded one CPD hour.

Details

Course Summary

Enteral nutrition (EN) is the provision of liquid nutrition via a feeding tube into our digestive system.  It provides the essential elements for providing the energy required by our bodies to function.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Outline the goals of enteral nutrition
  • Describe complications of tube feeding
  • Describe the management and safe delivery of enteral feeding

Delivery method

Self-directed online study.  Access to this course is through our Learning Management System at http://cpheonline.cqu.edu.au/.

Course Information

Self-directed online course with quiz.

How to Apply

Enrolment

To enrol in this short course, please visit and register your attendance at cpheonline.cqu.edu.au