Change a sanitary towel independently

Challenge reference: 4922

Notional learning hours  10
Level Entry 1
Subject area
Preparing for Adulthood pathway
Learning aim

The learner will successfully change a sanitary towel independently.

Learning context

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Learning outcomes

What the learner needs to know, understand or be able to do

The learner will:

  1. Be able to change over a sanitary towel and place the used one in an appropriate place.

Assessment criteria

What the learner need to demonstrate in order to meet the learning outcome

The learner can:

    • State when they need to change their sanitary towel; eg after several hours; before bedtime
    • Find a new towel and state how to use it; eg remove wrapping; place sticky side down into underwear
    • Unwrap the towel and fit into underwear correctly
    • Dispose of soiled towel in a hygienic manner