An education and collaboration platform that gives ostomy and continence nurses opportunities to:
- Deepen knowledge
- Accelerate clinical experience
- Help shape the future of patient care
Coloplast professional provides a global structure for nurse activities through:
Advisory boards & panels
Aimed at experienced specialists, these advisory boards help create life changing products and services.
For new specialists, ward nurses, students and community-based staff, fundamentals encourage you to refresh your knowledge and insights within your specialist area.
Masterclasses & events
Broaden your expertise and connect with peers through these on-going events - for new and experienced specialists
The Coloplast Foundation course in Stoma Care
The Coloplast Foundation course in Stoma Care is open to registered nurses and senior support workers working in hospital or community in either the public or private sectors in the United Kingdom or the Republic of Ireland, who care for patients with a stoma and who wish to acquire greater knowledge and skills in stoma care.
The Foundation Course comprises a 4 hour online training programme. A one day practical workshop is available if required after completion of the self-learning programme. Both self learning and practical elements of the course must be successfully completed in order to gain the certificate of achievement.
Applicants must have the support and approval of a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Stoma Care in order to undertake the course. Applicants having difficulty in identifying or contacting a Clinical Nurse Specialist should contact their local Coloplast Territory Manager for advice and guidance. The course is free of charge to all nurses who receive approval to undertake it from a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Stoma Care.