RTO # 40833

60SEC072 Intussusception: An Overview

60SEC072 Intussusception: An Overview

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This concise workshop, “Intussusception: An Overview,” provides an essential guide to intussusception, a condition where a part of the intestine telescopes into itself, leading to bowel obstruction. It covers the typical presentation in young children, key symptoms including sudden abdominal pain, vomiting, and the passage of “currant jelly” stools, diagnostic approaches, and treatment options, primarily focusing on non-surgical reduction techniques. Participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of this acute pediatric emergency, emphasizing the importance of timely diagnosis and intervention.

Course Fees

Full Course Fee:



  • All learning material for this unit is provided via our online learning portal and all equipment is provided for the practical assessments.
  • A learner undertaking this course will require a specific skill level in Language, Literacy and Numeracy.

    The course has been assessed as requiring the following Australian Core Skills Framework levels:

    • Learning – Level 2
    • Reading – Level 2
    • Writing – Level 2
    • Oral Communication – Level 1
    • Numeracy – Level 1