Complex Bowel Care

Complex Bowel Care

Skills and knowledge to provide specialist bowel care support for individuals in need including hygiene and infections control, medications, methods of insertion and when to seek a health practitioner.

Course Content

This training has an emphasis on signs of healthy and unhealthy bowel habits, and administering laxatives, enemas and suppositories.


  • anatomy of the digestive system
  • administering treatments including laxatives, suppositories and enemas
  • responding to bowel concerns
  • duty of care and person-centered practice
  • scope of worker role
  • hygiene and infection control


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RTO No: 51960

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Work Placement

    Not applicable. This program suits students who are working in or seeking work in the community sector, or who are in a support role

  • Fee For Service

    Group or individual bookings available - enquire for pricing

  • Award

    Non-Accredited Training - Certificate of Attendance

  • Funding