Inside his home, an older man looks at a new washable one piece with his service provider, who is explaining the product.

Absorbent products

This module teaches learners how to provide absorbent products following four service steps.

6 Lessons

This module teaches how to provide body worn absorbent products following four service steps.

Difficulty level: Medium

Module duration: Estimated two hours online, followed by supervised practice as needed.

Before you start, check that you have completed these modules:

Resources you will need

Examples of locally available absorbent products. These may include products available through a service and/or local pharmacies. Aim to select examples of:

  • Washable and single use
  • One piece and two piece
  • Pull up and wrap around types
  • Soft tape measures for measuring activity
  • Terry square absorbent product or pieces of cloth 90x90cm or 120cmx120cm
  • Large table or surface for folding a terry square

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