Chest Drain Management Workshop

Please be informed that IJN College will conducat a Chest Drain Management Workshop which is scheduled to be held on 22nd August 2015, Saturday

This workshop has been developed to allow registered nurses, medical assistants and surgical assistants to improve their knowledge and skills in the care and removal of chest drain.

This workshop will support practitioners to improve performance in their clinical setting. The participants are encouraged to be analytical, decisive with avid observation using cognitive skills.

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss the anatomy and physiology of the chest relating to chest drainage
  2. Discuss the physiology of breathing
  3. State the condition which required insertion of chest drainage
  4. Explain the safe triangle
  5. State the techniques of chest drain insertion
  6. Explain the concept of Under Water Seal Drainage (UWSD)
  7. Identify the criteria for removal of chest drain
  8. Demonstrate the correct and safe technique of chest drain removal to avoid complication
  9. Enhance the skill the evaluate level of confidence in the management of chest drain.

Contact Person:

Sakinah Awang @ Harun
Tel: +603 2600 6251
Fax: +603 2600 6226






A post basic college provides higher education & clinical training for healthcare practitioner keen on pursuing specialist routes in cardiac care.

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