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Stroke Awareness

This Stroke Awareness course aims to build on your understanding of what it means to have a stroke and your caring experience. The course covers several concepts around how you can help people in your care during and after a stroke.

Level 3 / ABC Awards / PI694

£360.00 or only £35.00 initial deposit

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Course Title:Stroke Awareness

Awarding Body:ABC Awards

Average Duration:160 hrs

Course Support:12 months expert tutor support

Course Description

This Stroke Awareness course aims to build on your understanding of what it means to have a stroke and your caring experience. The course will suggest lots of ideas about how you can help people in your care during and after a stroke.

The course is suitable for staff working in hospitals, care homes, day centres, and in people’s own homes. This is reflected in the words used to refer to the people receiving care, such as ‘patient’, ‘resident’, and ‘client'.

The Stroke Awareness course is at Level 3, the equivalent of GCSE or A Level. This course is divided into ten units, each covering a different aspect of caring for people after a stroke. Transient Ischaemic Attacks (TIAs) are also discussed.

Course Info

Course Title:Stroke Awareness

Awarding Body:ABC Awards

Average Duration:160 hrs

Course Support:12 months expert tutor support

Previous Knowledge

No previous knowledge is required.

Assessment

There is an activities booklet containing the activities you need to complete successfully to pass the course. These are marked by a tutor, who will give you written feedback on your assessments and also give you support and guidance. Each unit is assessed by a unit assessment, so there are ten assessments in total.

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government for their qualifications on the national framework ie the Qualifications and Curriculum Framework (QCF). It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government for their qualifications on the national framework ie the Qualifications and Curriculum Framework (QCF). It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Unit 1: Brain Attack! What a Stroke Is
Unit 2: Assessment, Treatment and Care after a Stroke in the UK
Unit 3: Working as a Team
Unit 4: Essential Skills: Helping with Positioning and Mobility after a Stroke
Unit 5: Essential Skills: Ensuring Good Nutrition after a Stroke
Unit 6: Essential Skills: Helping People Improve Bladder and Bowel Function after a Stroke
Unit 7: Essential Skills: Enabling People to Communicate after a Stroke
Unit 8: Essential Skills: Helping People with Sensory, Perception and Responsiveness Difficulties after a Stroke
Unit 9: Essential Skills: Helping People with Cognitive and Emotional Issues after a Stroke
Unit 10: Positive Care: Maximising Strengths

You will receive the Stroke Awareness course manual, assignments and study guide plus tutor support by mail and email. Our student support team are also available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your Stroke Awareness Level 3 course.

You can be assured that unlimited support is available for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.

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Course Description

This Stroke Awareness course aims to build on your understanding of what it means to have a stroke and your caring experience. The course will suggest lots of ideas about how you can help people in your care during and after a stroke.

The course is suitable for staff working in hospitals, care homes, day centres, and in people’s own homes. This is reflected in the words used to refer to the people receiving care, such as ‘patient’, ‘resident’, and ‘client'.

The Stroke Awareness course is at Level 3, the equivalent of GCSE or A Level. This course is divided into ten units, each covering a different aspect of caring for people after a stroke. Transient Ischaemic Attacks (TIAs) are also discussed.

Previous Knowledge

No previous knowledge is required.

Assessment

There is an activities booklet containing the activities you need to complete successfully to pass the course. These are marked by a tutor, who will give you written feedback on your assessments and also give you support and guidance. Each unit is assessed by a unit assessment, so there are ten assessments in total.

You will receive the Stroke Awareness course manual, assignments and study guide plus tutor support by mail and email. Our student support team are also available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your Stroke Awareness Level 3 course.

You can be assured that unlimited support is available for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.

Unit 1: Brain Attack! What a Stroke Is
Unit 2: Assessment, Treatment and Care after a Stroke in the UK
Unit 3: Working as a Team
Unit 4: Essential Skills: Helping with Positioning and Mobility after a Stroke
Unit 5: Essential Skills: Ensuring Good Nutrition after a Stroke
Unit 6: Essential Skills: Helping People Improve Bladder and Bowel Function after a Stroke
Unit 7: Essential Skills: Enabling People to Communicate after a Stroke
Unit 8: Essential Skills: Helping People with Sensory, Perception and Responsiveness Difficulties after a Stroke
Unit 9: Essential Skills: Helping People with Cognitive and Emotional Issues after a Stroke
Unit 10: Positive Care: Maximising Strengths

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government for their qualifications on the national framework ie the Qualifications and Curriculum Framework (QCF). It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government for their qualifications on the national framework ie the Qualifications and Curriculum Framework (QCF). It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

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