PEG – Care

PEG – Care


Who is this course aimed at?

For staff caring for people with PEGs

Course Aims

To be able to care for those with PEGs

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand what a PEG is, and the indications for its use
  • Know the anatomy and physiology of a PEG
  • Understand the mechanics of swallowing
  • Be aware of conditions that can affect swallowing
  • Know how to care for and clean stoma sites
  • Be aware of the common complications of PEGs
  • Recognise the signs of urgent complications, and what to do when indicated
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of professionals regarding PEGs

Course available as

Face to Face
Course Length: 3 Hours

Contact Us

For more information, or to book any of our courses, please contact us on 01706 375578