Continence: Regional Multi-Professional Awareness Programme



To increase awareness of the role and responsibility of the healthcare professional in promoting continence and preventing incontinence

Learning Outcomes

 Following this study session the healthcare professional will be able to:

  • Recognise the key indicators that result in loss of continence and the associated consequences for the individual.
  • Initiate appropriate first line intervention strategies to promote continence.
  • Discuss the factors that contribute to promoting continence to support optimum quality of life, independence and personal dignity for the individual.
  • Refer to appropriate services to ensure best patient outcomes.



Not Suitable for Paediatric Nurses


Lecture, interactive exercises

Important Information

You may also wish to attend the Frailty: Multi-Professional Awareness Programme which is available on the morning of your chosen date.   Please apply at



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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Label Dates & Times Venue Facilitator Administrator
Wednesday, 28 February, 2018
(1.00 - 4.30)
CEC - Antrim Maurice Devine
Moira McCusker
Cherith McIlroy
Wednesday, 7 March, 2018
(1.00 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Maurice Devine
Moira McCusker
Cherith McIlroy