Stroke Awareness

Aims To provide students with information to help them understand and therefore provide effective care and support to people who have suffered a stroke.

 

Duration and Format This course is a 3 hour programme usually delivered over one morning afternoon or evening . The format of the training is tutor led training supported by power point and including some practical activities.

 

Course Content Students will be able to

  • Explain the term stroke / Cerebral vascular accident
  • Define the causes of a stroke
  • Explain how to diagnose a stroke – FAST test
  • Provide appropriate first aid care for a stroke victim
  • Describe the impact of a stroke on a person

 

Assessment Guidelines and Student resources

There is no formal assessment for this programme. Students will receive handouts and a certificate of attendance from AMTD

 

Summary This course is delivered by a registered nurse with experience of caring for people who have suffered from a stroke

Cost £30pp or £250 per session maximum 10 people delivered in your workplace.

To book this course or discuss your requirements call Pat on 07915 60978 or e mail enquiries@amtd.co.uk

AMTD is an NCFE approved centre

We are an approved training provider for LWDP