Stroke Awareness eLearning Course

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Overview

This course is split into two interactive and engaging modules, focusing on the identification of stroke and how to prevent it, and the recovery and care process after a stroke. After completing this course you will be confident in identifying when a stroke has happened, the different types of causes, symptoms and prevention methods. As well as having a thorough understanding of what the recovery and care entails.

Audience

This course is aimed at anyone who wishes to gain an understanding of stroke, and recovery and care, such as:

  • Care home staff
  • Health visitors
  • Health assistants
  • Social care staff
  • Carers
  • Family members and the public
  • Health and Fitness staff

About this course

This course is split into two modules:

  • Stroke Identification and Prevention
  • Recovery and Care

Objectives

In this course you will learn:


  • What a stroke is
  • How to identify and respond to a stroke
  • What a transient ischaemic attack is
  • The risk factors for a stroke
  • How to prevent a stroke
  • The importance of specialist stroke care
  • The common effects of a stroke — physical, mental, and emotional
  • The ways that a carer can act to minimise the potential dangers to a stroke survivor that result from these effects
  • The specific medical professionals who can help with these issues
  • Some of the resources available to stroke survivors and their carers

Content

Here are some of the topics covered in the modules:

  • What a stroke is
  • How to identify and respond to a stroke
  • What a transient ischaemic attack is
  • The risk factors for a stroke
  • How to prevent a stroke
  • The importance of specialist stroke care
  • The common effects of a stroke physical, mental, and emotional
  • The ways in which a carer can act to minimise the potential dangers to a stroke survivor that result from these effect
  • The specific medical professionals who can help with these issues
  • Some of the resources available to stroke survivors and their carers
Language
UK
Date last updated
12/17/2020
Duration
1 Hour
Suitable Devices
  • PC
Audio is Required
  • Optional
Includes Video
  • Yes
Downloadable Resources
  • Linked within Course
Completion Criteria
  • Pass final test
  • Visit all pages
Pass Mark
  • 80% pass mark required
Course Technology
  • HTML5
  • SCORM 1.2
Languages
  • English
Accreditation or Endorsements
  • CPD
Customisation Available
  • Available at an Additional Cost

This course has a minimum of 25 learner registrations for us to provide a quotation.

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