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Inserting an Indwelling Urinary Catheter


Welcome to the eLearning module Inserting an Indwelling Urinary Catheter (IDC).

This eLearning module is designed to increase the clinician's awareness and understanding of indwelling urinary catheter insertion

A certificate is issued on completion.


On completion of the module, you will be able to - identify the potential infection risk associated with indwelling urinary catheters, assess whether an indwelling urinary catheter is required, select the appropriate equipment for indwelling catheter insertion, understand the principles of inserting an indwelling catheter using aseptic technique.


This course is designed for all clinicians who perform male & female IDC insertion and may qualify for up to 0.5 hrs of Continuous Professional Development.