This eLearning course aims to increase your knowledge and understanding about strokes and the impact they can have on an individual’s life.
The course begins by explaining what a stroke is, the prevalence of strokes in the UK, how they are caused, the different types of strokes and their subtypes.
In Stage two, you will learn about the factors that increase the risk of a stroke and the main causes of a stroke. You will also learn how to reduce the risk of a stroke.
The course then outlines the common signs of a stroke and teaches you how to identify the signs of a stroke. You will then learn how a stroke is treated and the common symptoms an individual may experience, including physical, cognitive and emotional problems.
In the final stage, the course explains the key stages of a stroke and the complications that can arise following a stroke. It will help you to understand how you can support an individual who has had a stroke and explains the roles of the different professionals who can help.
Please choose whether you’re an organisation or an individual
On completion of this course learners should know and understand the following:
Know what a stroke is
Understand the different types of stroke
Identify the factors that increase the risk of a stroke
Know how to reduce the risk of a stroke
Identify the warning signs of a stroke
Know what to do if you suspect an individual is having a stroke
Understand how a stroke is treated
Know the complications and emotional effects that can occur after a stroke
Understand how to support an individual after a stroke.
Course Syllabus Includes
What is a stroke?
Prevalence rates for stroke in the UK
How strokes are caused
Different types of stroke
Difference between a stroke and TIA
Factors that increase the risk
Reducing the risk
Common signs of a stroke
FAST technique for identifying a stroke
Common tests and treatments
Common symptoms of a stroke
The key stages of a stroke
Complications and emotional effects
Supporting an individual after a stroke
Identifying support available
If you are an organisation then simply get in touch and we can set you up with an account very quickly. Simply fill out the form below or call us on 020 3397 9734.
This will depend on which model you choose, our unlimited access subscription model starts from 47p per person per month. The Pay As You Go option starts from 99p per course depending on how many course credits you buy. Both options offer extremely good value for money. Not only that, we promise to beat any like for like quote from any other UK eLearning provider. Call now on 020 3397 9734.
Courses are fully certified. Once a learner successfully completes a course you are able to download the completion certificate FREE of charge.