Digital Rectal stimulation 3hrs

Digital Rectal stimulation 3hrs

DRS01 | Standard 8 CIS

This course contributes toward the recommended guided learning hours, you should carry out practice reflection, document and attach subsequent evidence from this training.


This half day course is for care support workers and nurses to gain awareness in the management of neurogenic bowel dysfunction in individuals with Central neurological conditions.

N.B Whilst this is suitable for CSW as an awareness session, any intervention such as the full procedure should only be carried out by a suitably qualified individual (RN) who is audited ‘fit for purpose’.



Who should attend?

Registered nurses and care support workers.

Proposed Learner Outcomes - The worker must be able to
  • Understand the definition of DRS
  • The indication of the procedure
  • Exclusions
  • Precautions to follow
  • preparation for the procedure and requirements
  • What to look out for during the procedure
  • DRS -step by step
  • Detailed instructions of the examination.
  • feedback, questions and practical test using a mannequin



How many candidates may attend?
This training is not limited in numbers, but for the practical element only those who are required to carry out the procedure should do so.

Equivalent Relevant information

1. Certificates are issued for each learner and if dated, are valid to that period. N.B Learners attending
must complete the entire duration of the training to qualify for a certificate.
2. A learner assessment may be required post training for audit and PDP purposes.

Registration details are kept by us for Seven years and are legal documents. It is important to register in block capitals clearly on the day.

How to book your course

Please call us on 0208 144 9491. You can also submit our online booking enquiry form too.

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