Stroke Awareness

Who is the course for?

Healthcare Professionals with the responsibility of caring and supporting people who have suffered a stroke or are experiencing stroke-related illnesses.

Why do staff need the course?

Each year, 150,000 people in the UK suffer from a stroke. Our Stroke Awareness training course is designed to help you refresh + update your knowledge of how to react during the onset of a stroke and how to assist with post-stroke recovery.

Objectives

After this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand how a stroke occurs
  • Explain the different types of stroke
  • Identify the common signs and symptoms of a stroke
  • Understand the importance of responding immediately
  • Know what action to take once a stroke has been identified
  • Identify the different types of risk factors
  • Understand stroke-related impairments
  • Acknowledgement of how communication is affected
  • Provide support for patient after a stroke

Course content

  • What is stroke; explanation and causes
  • Identify different types of stroke
  • Stroke effects on mobility and communication
  • Common signs and symptoms of stroke
  • FAST test
  • Treatment of stroke, rehabilitation
  • Emergency response
  • Providing support
  • Living with Stroke

Course benefits

This face to face course provides a basic understanding of stroke and stroke related illness in a high impact 3-4-hour session.

Are you looking to hold a group Stroke Awareness training course at your place of work? Receive this expert training course, for up to 15 delegates, for as little as £40 per person! For further details, please contact us using this in-house enquiry form

 

This activity has been accredited by The CPD Standards office and equates to 3 hours of CPD

£65+VAT

Course Time 9:30am - 1:30pm (4 hours)

London (Chiswick) Training Centre

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Stroke Awareness Held at Your Place of Work

Date Your choice
Duration Classroom 3-4 hours (Half Day)
Fee £595+VAT (15 delegates max)
As little as £40 per delegate

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