Over 100,000 people suffer a stroke in the UK each year, which amounts to one stroke every five minutes. Having proper knowledge of the causes and treatment of stroke is essential for any healthcare professional who works with a high-risk patient group. This Stroke Awareness training course designed to provide learners who work in the healthcare or medical profession with extensive knowledge of strokes and what to do in the case of a stroke emergency.
You will learn about the causes, types, signs and symptoms of stroke, taking an in-depth look at the treatment and recovery process. You will also explore best practice for stroke aftercare and will learn about the impact on health and everyday life after a stroke.
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Video lessons
- Online study materials
Will I Receive a Certificate of Completion?
Upon successful completion, you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised certificate and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at a cost of £9 and Hardcopy Certificate for £15.
Why Study This Course
This course is ideal for healthcare professionals and aspiring nursing staff who wish to gain a deeper understanding of strokes, emergency procedures and stroke prevention guidelines. To provide you with ease of access, this course is designed for both part-time and full-time students. You can become accredited in just 20/30 hours, with the freedom to study at your own pace.
On successful completion of this course, you will receive an accredited certificate which you can use to kickstart your career in one of the following professions:
- Neuro Physiotherapist
- Occupational Therapist
- Registered Nurse
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