PEG Feeding Workshop

This workshop is designed specifically for carers supporting clients who have a PEG (Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy) tube and require feeding via the tube.

This workshop supports carers to develop the knowledge and skills required to care and support the person with feeding, assist in the care and management of the PEG and appreciate the significance of the tube.

Content:

  • What is a PEG.
  • Why a PEG is inserted.
  • How is the PEG managed.
  • Feeding Regimes.
  • Management of the tube and gastrostomy site.
  • Administration of nutrients, fluids and medications.
  • Identification and management of common problems.
  • A practical session for participants to show competency in feeding via a PEG tube.

Workshop Duration:  3 hours

Workshop Time:  1.00pm – 4.00pm

Upcoming Workshop Dates:

Regular workshops are run from our Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast training locations providing you the flexibility to fit in with your work schedule. Please see our upcoming training opportunities below. Workshop timetables subject to numbers.

Gold Coast: Unit 7, 52 Davenport Street, Southport QLD 4215

  • 17th February 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 
  • 21st April 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 
  • 16th June 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 18th August 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)

Brisbane: 162 Abbotsford Road, Bowen Hills QLD 4006

  • 10th February 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 
  • 10th March 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 17th March 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 
  • 14th April 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 
  • 12th May 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 19th May 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 9th June 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 14th July 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 21st July 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 11th August 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 8th September 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 15th September 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 13th October 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 10th November 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 17th November 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)

Sunshine Coast: Unit 5/18-22 First Avenue, Maroochydore QLD 4558

  • 18th November 2020 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 
  • 3rd February 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 
  • 3rd March 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 7th April 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 5th May 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 2nd June 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 7th July 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 4th August 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 1st September 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 6th October 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 20th October 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 3rd November 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 

Virtual Classroom: Online via Zoom session

  • 24th February 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 
  • 24th March 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 
  • 28th April 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 26th May 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 23rd June 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 28th July 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 25th August 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 22nd September 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 27th October 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm)
  • 24th November 2021 (Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm) 

Phone us today to discuss group training options within your workplace.

Fees:

The Full course fee $65-00 is required prior to attending the workshop.

Enrolment:

The following documents will be required to be submitted with your enrolment:

  • Photographic identification (ID)