Stroke awareness

This half-day course increases your knowledge and understanding of the causes, diagnosis, treatment and aftercare of someone who has had a stroke.

This course is endorsed by the UK Stroke Forum (Stroke-Specific Education Framework) and by the end of the training you should be able to:

  • recognise the signs and symptoms of a stroke
  • be aware of the preventative measures
  • understand how to support a client who has had a stroke and may have problems with:
    Communication             Weakness and paralysis
    Balance                           Swallowing
    Eating and drinking       Vision
    Incontinence                   Pain
    Personality changes      Depression
    Cognition; including perception and apathy

 “Thank you for a well presented and informative course.” – AZ

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